Lancashire is the location of choice for many local and international companies. It is also the location for many large and small hospitals and health centres, which offer plenty of employment options, particularly in the mental health sector. The variety of towns and cities in the region means residents have access to some of the most modern shops, nightclubs and bars, and Lancashire also has an excellent reputation for quality of restaurants. The area boasts a wide range of cultural and heritage assets, from the famous Blackpool Tower to Lancaster Castle with its historical dungeons.
Lancashire has very good motorway links and public transport networks, which provide rapid access to other parts of the region and the rest of the country. It also boasts three international airports which provide a gateway to the world. It is easy to see why people are increasingly relocating to towns in the Lancashire region and with recruitment firms such as Daniel Adams providing more and more links to local hospitals and health centres, there are excellent opportunities for professionals such as social workers, registered mental health nurses, psychologists and occupational therapists.
Lancashire's health care opportunities are spread a cross a diverse range of locations and institutions. The East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust has two major bases are the Royal Blackburn Hospital, and the Burnley General Hospital. The Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is another conglomeration of hospitals which offers excellent employment opportunities throughout the region.