The programme begins on the 1st June, 2021.
The deadline for applications is May 26th, applicants can expect to hear back on May 27th.
Students in years 10-13 who attend a school or college based within Derby/Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire are invited to apply.
You’ll meet professionals in live
workshops and be able to ask
You’ll complete activities and work assignments to develop skills and knowledge.
Complete all work and assignments at times that are suitable to you.
This programme is free for students.
Add the experience to your CV and Personal Statement.
You’ll get practical skills and knowledge.
You’ll earn a certificate if you complete the
Joined Up Careers Derbyshire are running a 2-week virtual health and social care work experience. This programme aims to give students in Year 10-13 an overview of a variety of NHS roles, covering Nursing, Adult Social Care, and the Allied Health Professions, as well as employability skills relevant to the NHS. During the programme, you’ll meet professionals in these areas from the Derbyshire NHS Group and be able to ask them questions. You’ll also complete assignments and quizzes throughout to deepen your learning. If you complete the full programme, you’ll receive a certificate to add to your Cv and/or Personal Statements.
During this 10-hour work experience programme, you’ll cover the following areas:
- The World of NHS
- Becoming a Nurse
- Nursing in the Community
- Nursing and Covid-19
- Mental Health Nursing
- Adult Nursing
- Children’s Nursing
- Learning Disability Nursing
- Working in Adult Social Care
- The 14 Allied Health Professions
- The Art of Communication in Healthcare and Support
- Employability skills and getting career ready