Allied Health Professionals

Allied Health Professionals

Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) span a range of careers in health care which are outside of nursing, medicine and pharmacy. Each role is listed further down this page; to find out more about each one just click on the title.

If you are looking for a career that combines challenge and the rewards of doing something really worthwhile, the allied health professions offer a wide range of opportunities. As key members of our healthcare team, AHPs provide treatment that helps transform people's lives by aiding their recovery. Duties can range greatly; you could be treating a broken leg, being first on the scene of emergency 999 calls, assessing someone's diet. Whether you are interested in science, the arts or physical movement, the allied health professions have a wide range of career opportunities.

AHPs carry their own caseloads and work as independent professionals. They will be part of a wider team however, and management opportunities are available within those structures. AHPs will work closely with their peers and will also liaise with other professionals such GPs, hospital consultants, teachers and social workers.

AHPs often see patients and clients in different surroundings. You will find AHPs working in hospitals, clinics, housing services, people's homes, schools and colleges amongst other locations.

Allied Health Professions (click on each heading to find out more):

To view our current vacancies:

You will see all of our current vacancies advertised on the NHS Jobs website click here to visit and search.You can also set up email alerts via the same link, so that you are automatically notified of any vacancies that match your search criteria.

Questions and Queries

If you have any questions or queries about the role of AHPs at Musgrove please do get in touch and we will be happy to answer them for you; simply complete the short online form by clicking here. Once we receive your form, someone will get in touch with you to talk things through in more detail.