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Your Career in Allied Health [Infographic]

by Yvette McKenzie
Posted: October 26, 2015

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Working in Allied Health is one of the most rewarding career paths you can take!

A career in Allied Health suits a person who wants to work in the health industry but may not necessarily want to commit to a career as a doctor or nurse.

The roles in Allied Health are quite varied and becoming qualified in an area you are interested in will greatly increase your chances of landing a job. If you're interested in helping people and have a strong interest in science this might be the industry for you!

Whether you’re just starting out in your career or looking to further your skills, there’s plenty of room to develop yourself and break into this industry.

Here’s a snapshot of what you can expect when you choose to study Allied Health.

Infographic: Career in the Allied Health Industry


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Yvette has over a decade of professional experience at some of Australia’s largest media corporations, including Southern Cross Austereo and the Macquarie Media Network. With a degree in Communications (majoring in Journalism), she covers stories on education, new knowledge technologies and independent learning.

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