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Cornwall Foundation Trust - Career Pathways

Whichever role you join, you become part of a talented, passionate team of people, committed to providing the best care and treatment to patients. You will also enjoy one of the most competitive and flexible benefits packages offered by any employer in the UK.

The NHS actively recruit people of all ages, backgrounds and levels of experience to maintain diversity and cultural complementation to match the needs of the community it serves. This helps us understand the different needs of our patients and provide the best possible service.

At CFT we are proud to part of the NHS and offer our staff the best opportunities.

Nursing pathway

A combination of people skills and initiative is essential for the hands-on care that all nurses are required to provide. Being a nurse is a highly responsible job, and challenges will be part of your career, making each day different. Knowing how to deal with the unexpected comes with experience, and being a nurse, the learning never stops.

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Support Services

Our NHS relies on its people in roles as diverse as caterers, chaplains, healthcare assistants and couriers.

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Medical and Dental

If you want to be a part of improving people’s lives, there's a wide range of career opportunities open to you as a doctor.

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Administration Services

Admin posts such as Medical Secretaries, Ward Clerks, and Team Administrators are essential in the NHS. 

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Allied Health Professionals

It’s a really exciting time to be an Allied Health Professional (AHP) with huge opportunities to do even more to help improve people’s health and wellbeing. As a result, there’s never been a better time to develop your career within CFT.  For AHPs, there is a universe of opportunities for you to shape your own career path.

Download the CFT allied health professionals career map