NHS Ambassadors

Did you know that if you visited the NHS website, you will find over 350 different career paths listed?  Become an NHS Ambassador and help bring to life the different careers in the NHS and inspire the next generation.

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Health Education England (HEE) have teamed up with Inspiring the Future to get more NHS staff into schools on a regular basis, talking about the breadth of interesting roles available and encouraging school children of all ages to consider a career in the NHS.

Find out more with our great video:

Have you got an hour a year to inspire the next generation of the NHS?

  • Use this link to register.
  • Respond to invitations from schools or look for opportunities to volunteer.
  • Connect with the teacher to plan your activity, whether it is giving a classroom talk or delivering an interactive workshop.
  • If you have any queries please contact the Inspiring the Future team.


Check out the wide range of NHS-related resources you can use in schools:


Become an NHS Ambassador



Celebrating the NHS turning 70

The National Health Service turned 70 on 5 July 2018.  We saw this as the perfect opportunity to celebrate the achievements of one of the nation’s most loved institutions, to recognise and thank the extraordinary NHS staff and to inspire the future NHS workforce.  Read more about the event here.


Information for NHS staff

You may be contacted by primary schools all the way up to sixth form colleges and it is up to the school and yourself to plan the activity. You will be provided with access to materials to support you and tips about going into schools and engaging children and young people.



  • Paul Bolton, Nurse

    Senior Infection Prevention and Control Nurse at the Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals (NHS Foundation Trust). When Paul studying for his GCSE’s, all he wanted to be when he grew up was a journalist.  However, he became disenchanted with this career when he realised that there were so few jobs available. During his time with […]

  • Caroline Moss, Team Leader MSK Physiotherapist

    Caroline as a Team Leader MSK Physiotherapist with the Bury Care Organisation, Northern Care Alliance, signed up to Inspiring the Future as one of our inspirational NHS Ambassadors.


  • Colette Roach, NHS Project Manager

    Colette is one of our inspiring NHS Ambassadors who signed up to Inspiring the Future as part of our campaign with NHS England, NHS Improvement and Health Education England to get more NHS Staff into schools, and talking to young people and children about the interesting roles available with the NHS.