Considering a career in Healthcare?
If you are looking for a career that matters, the healthcare industry is for you. Healthcare is a fast paced, rewarding industry with many opportunities for long-term learning, growth, and development. From pharmacy technicians to emergency room doctors, this industry provides dedicated students and grads with a wide range of career options.
In-demand skills and traits:
- Team oriented
- Effective communication
- Active listening
Average Starting Salaries: Healthcare
Registered Nurse (RN)
Community Health Worker
Registered Nurse (RN)
Community Health Worker
John"When you have faith in the community because you know they have faith in you and give them the best care that you can – that's rewarding."
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Shannon Rodrigues, a recruiter from Northern Health, answers your questions about hatching a career in Healthcare! See the full transcript here.
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