Insight into the NHS - years 12 & 13

We are now closed 

This programme is aimed at students in years 12 & 13 who are interested in a career within the NHS but are unsure of the opportunities available to them.

Year 12/13 Solihull 6th Form work experience students.

Based at Heartlands Hospital, students come for a week to experience how the NHS works.

Below is a brief outline of the programme. Please note this is subject to change dependant on the availability of the speakers.

  • Talks from Trust staff
  • Talk from an Undergraduate Student
  • First Aid Training
  • Project
  • Clinical Scenarios
  • Tour of various departments and wards
  • Radiology
  • Infection Control
  • Communications
  • Interview Skills
  • Clinical Skills
  • Team building
  • Leadership
  • Consultant talks

Dates for 2019

5 - 9 August 2019 - Course now full

Please Note:

You will be required to present a project at the end of the programme and a celebration of your achievements will be held.

Applications are subjected to a shortlisting process.  If you have not heard from us within 3 months of submitting your application, then on this occasion your application form has been unsuccessful.

Please return either by e-mail to: [email protected]  (Please note emails to this email address are not 100% secure), or alternatively post it back to: Work Experience Department, Education Centre, Solihull Hospital, Lode Lane, Solihull B91 2JL

Please note - Applications for next year's course will open in January 2020