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Primary Care careers

Learn about careers in Primary Care today

Primary care networks and the ethos of multidisciplinary, collaborative working have led to a rich variety of career options in Primary Care today. This page includes information about careers and apprenticeships in North Kent and job descriptions you can adapt for your general practice.

Download template job descriptions

We have prepared job descriptions which you can use as a template, to advertise roles in your practice.

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Administration officer
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Practice manager

Other roles in Primary Care

Explore the rich variety of careers available in Primary Care today:

Advanced practicioner
Paramedic practitioner
Community pharmacist
assistant (HCA)
Social prescribers/ care navigators

Apprenticeship career pathways

There are many different apprenticeships within the Primary Care workforce,

which provide a route into various clinical and non-clinical areas, such as nursing, allied health professions and administration.


Apprenticeships offer structured on-the-job training with an employer, leading to nationally recognised qualifications, apprenticeships are a way of upskilling the Primary Care workforce for the future


Examples of apprenticeship pathways supported by the Training Hubs are:

  • Advanced Clinical Practitioner

  • Enhanced Clinical Practitioner

  • Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship

  • Health Care Support Worker, levels 2 & 3

  • Business Administration, levels 2, 3 & 4

  • Clinical Coding


To find out more and for additional funding please contact your local Training Hub.

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