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In The Health & Wellness Sector

Discover Your Dream Career in the Health & Welfare Sector

Get answers to your questions, discover your career options and get guidance on how to navigate your journey to success. 

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Career Choices

South Africa's Health and Welfare Sector is bursting with a variety of career opportunities. Use the career finder to discover the different career choices available to you. From vets and doctors to nurses, assistants and administrators, we have you covered.

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Career Guidance

The HW Careers Guidance Portal is a one-stop shop where you can uncover the study pathway to your potential career in health and welfare, receive valuable guidance and top insights into what this exciting sector has to offer.

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Career Opportunities

Whether you want to become a nurse, social worker, doctor, vet or clinic manager – we have the resources to help you realize your potential and find your ideal career.

Discover your dream career

Use the career finder to discover your next career move and gain access to a range of resources to help you get there. 

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