This programme will start on 2nd August, 2021.
The deadline for applications is 27th July, and applicants will hear back regarding their application on 28th July.
Students aged 14-18 are welcome 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
Discover the world of healthcare sciences at Northumbria NHS ICS on this two-week work experience programme. You’ll get an overview of the role of healthcare sciences within the NHS and learn about the variety of roles and responsibilities of different healthcare scientists, from toxicologists and biochemists to histologists and microbiologists. You’ll also explore some of the key employability skills to develop and master.
Career stories shared by healthcare scientists will bring the roles to life and give you a clear idea of their day-to-day tasks. You’ll complete interactive activities and quizzes throughout the programme to deepen your learning.
- Introduction to Northumbria
- The world of the NHS
- Biomedical Science
- Clinical Science
- Medical Engineering
- The Art of Communication
- Getting Career Ready