WOW Show careers guides

Wow Show careers guides aim to give students a real encounter and insight into what it means to become part of the army of Allied Health Professionals in the NHS who make a real difference to people’s lives. The WOW Show video guides take students behind the scenes to learn from near peers who are making their way in these valuable careers – and to hear directly from them about the pathways they took, what the job is really like, and what the opportunities are for the future. These particular two guides focus on careers as a:

  • Therapeutic Radiographer
  • Podiatrist
Top tips
  • These guides can be used to support embedding careers within the curriculum
  • They can be used alongside employers to support encounters and possible experiences of the workplace
  • There’s a separate pack for key stages 3, 4 and 5

Further information

Each package consists of the following:

  • Guidance notes 
  • Explanatory notes for students
  • A home learning support pack for students
  • A full PowerPoint lesson
  • An interactive journal for the students
  • A certificate has also been prepared by the NHS to accompany each Career Guide


  • Careers Leader
  • Further Education provider
  • Training Provider
  • Free
  • BM5: Encounters with Employers and Employees
  • Employer involvement in curriculum
  • Employer talk
  • Speed networking / careers carousel
  • BM4: Linking curriculum learning to careers
  • English embedded careers learning
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • PSHE embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • BM1: A stable Careers Programme
  • Careers Programme
  • BM3: Addressing the needs of each pupil
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Aspiration raising
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Employer engagement
  • STEM
  • Lesson plans
  • Presentations
  • Videos