On your way to the world of work: a handbook for new graduates

An essential guide for future graduates and newly qualified physiotherapists on career guidance and support post-studies

As your studying experience comes to an end, there are many exciting opportunities available to newly qualified physiotherapists, whether that’s working in the UK in healthcare, social care or the third sector, or doing the same overseas. The world is your oyster but do you actually know where to start, what the first steps you should take in your physiotherapy career are and how to land your perfect first job?

We have your back at the CSP and have created this essential guide especially for you, collating all the information you need to know, the steps you need to take to guide you through these important first steps in the world of work.

From registration with the HCPC, to preparing for interviews, you will find in the following pages lots of tips towards resources to help you.

And remember, as a member of the CSP you have a team of advisors on hand, supporting you throughout this
journey so join or upgrade your student membership as soon as possible to make sure you don't miss out.