Careers Information

We have a range of resources as an introduction to Osteopathy and to studying an osteopathy degree with the BCNO Group – BCOM (London) and ESO (Kent). Please visit our dedicated web pages for more detailed information about the Master of Osteopathy degree, Entry Requirements and about our Open Days & Visits.

Osteopathy is a regulated profession in the UK and Osteopaths are recognised by NHS England as one of the 14 Allied Health Professions (AHPs), alongside others such as Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Dietitians. You can find more information about the profession on our Why Become an Osteopath page. 

If you have any questions please feel free to contact our Admissions team.


For more videos, including online open day recordings and interviews with current and former students, please visit BCOM and ESO YouTube channels

What is Osteopathy?

This short video provides an overview of osteopathy, including the consultation and different treatment approaches (2min 20s)

What do osteopaths do?

Osteopath Robert Thomas talks about being an osteopath – Diagnosis | Treatment | Health Promotion (6min)

Choose Osteopathy

A visual overview of osteopathy for those considering a health career, produced by the Institute of Osteopathy (1min 50s)

BCOM Graduate

Rob Hill explains why he decided to become an osteopath and about specialising in sports osteopathy – watch on BCOM YouTube 

ESO Students

Students were asked to choose 3 words to describe the European School of Osteopathy – watch on ESO YouTube

ESO Alumni

Practising osteopaths share their thoughts on life as an osteopath – watch on ESO YouTube


For printed versions of our careers literature, please contact our Admissions team.  (Click to download our careers leaflet in Pdf format)

A5 Careers Leaflet

A3 Careers Poster


We are happy to discuss the possibility of a careers talk, please contact our Admissions team.