CAREER
CLUSTER
BRIEF

HEALTH SUPERVISION AND INSTRUCTION

CAREER AREA - HEALTH SCIENCES



Work Performed

Work activities in this group primarily involve planning, organizing, and conducting educational and training programs in such fields as nursing, dietetics, medical technology, or health and supervising personnel engaged in rendering services in these fields. Employment may be in a clinic, hospital, school, public or private health agency, or industrial organization.

Worker Requirements
Intellectual capacity to acquire the necessary professional, technological, and academic background in appropriate subject matter and in teaching techniques; the ability to impart this knowledge in an instructive, advisory, demonstrative, or supervisory situation; organizational ability; and interest in the health and welfare of people.


Sample Occupations

Public Health Nurse
Head Nurse (Nurse Supervisor)
Clinical Dietitian
Community Dietitian
Management Dietitian
Consultant Dietitian


Related Clusters


Related MPC Departments

High School, College, and University Teaching Nursing
Administration Health
Managerial Work Nutrition
Nursing and Other Allied Health Services