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School of Health & Society

Top Ten Employers and Occupations

For graduates of vocational programmes such as nursing and social work, the career paths are clearly delineated and not surprisingly the ten most numerous employers for this school are NHS trusts, hospitals and local authorities.  The top ten occupations by count is dominated by Nurses, Social Workers and Midwives.

H&S top 10 employers
top 10 H&S employers graph

Data taken from the 2014-15 Destinations of Leavers of Higher Education (DLHE) Survey. This reflects the status of graduates on specific dates, who gave responses to the DLHE survey. Graduates who completed their studies between August 2013 and December 2013 were asked for their status on 15th April 2014 and graduates who completed their studies between January 2014 and July 2014 were asked for their status on 12th January 2015.