Transferable skills are a set of basic abilities and skills that can be applied to numerous different job roles. Although, these are easily picked up through life and work experience, employers see them are incredibly valuable. Transferable skills demonstrate to the employer how easily you will be able to fit into the team and the position being offered.
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As you approach the end of your studies, you may be considering working as a locum rather than an employed audiologist. Here at Prospect Health we work with a variety of people who for various reasons choose to work in the field of audiology either as a locum or an employee.
It’s easy enough to say that we are ‘all things ears’ but what does that actually entail? Audiology covers a range of diagnostic and rehabilitative work with both hearing and balance, across all ages. This means that a clinician in audiology could be working with adults, children, new born babies, the elderly and everyone in between.