Allied Health Professional Virtual Work Experience – Surrey
Allied Health Professional Virtual Work Experience – Surrey

Allied Health Professional Virtual Work Experience - Surrey

Surrey Heartlands Health and Care Partnership

Work Experience

Job type

Work Experience

Function

Healthcare Services

Closing Date

Not stated

Starting Salary

Not stated

Why we need you

Surrey Heartlands Health and Care partnership are running a 2 week Allied Health Professional Virtual Work Experience. The programme aims to give students in Year 10, 11, 12 and 13 an overview of what a career as an allied health professional can offer.

During the programme you’ll meet NHS professionals and have the opportunity to ask them questions and learn about their day to day work. You’ll learn about different areas of the allied health professions and you’ll complete work and assignments. If you complete the full programme you’ll receive a certificate.

The benefits

The programme is spread over two weeks in February. There is around 10 hours of activity which you can fit around other obligations that you have. There are live webinars but once they have taken place a recording will be available to watch.

During this 10 hour work experience programme you’ll cover the following areas:

– The World of NHS

– A career as an Allied Health Professionals

– Patient Care

– Communication Skills in AHP

– How to become an AHP

– Getting career ready

The requirements

The Allied Health Professional Virtual Work Experience will begin on 15th February and finish on the 26th of February. Students in years 10, 11, 12 or 13 who live in Surrey who have predicted or actual GCSE grade 6 in Maths, English and Science are welcome to apply.

A proportion of places on the programme will be given to students who fit the following widening participation criteria:

– No immediate family history of higher education (eg, university), excluding siblings

– Currently in, or have been in, the care of the local authority

– Care for someone at home with a long-term disability

– Have an Educational, Health and Care Plan (EHCP)

– Are eligible for free school meals and/or a 16-19 “discretionary” bursary.

The deadline for applications is January 22nd 2021. Applicants will hear if they have a place on the programme on the evening of January 29th 2021.

Location

Unit 5 Lloyd's Wharf, Mill St

SE1 2BD

London

Greater London

Greater London

Are you ready to launch your career?

Create your Springpod account to apply now and we will direct you to the application link. Good luck!