IMPORTANT NOTICE - ADHOC PLACEMENTS

IF YOU ARE ACTIVELY PERSUING A CAREER IN PHYSIOTHERAPY, MIDWIFERY, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY, RADIOLOGY OR NURSING, PLEASE SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE FOR WORK EXPERIENCE DATES. YOU MUST PUT THE DATE YOU ARE APPLYING FOR ON YOUR APPLICATION FORM, FOR IT TO BE CONSIDERED. PLEASE NOTE ONLY PEOPLE WHO ARE ACTIVELY COMMITTED TO A SPECIFIC CAREER WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR A PLACEMENT. YOU MAY BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE PROOF OF COURSE APPLICATION. 


Work Experience

As part of the local community, we are proud to support work experience placements where possible.

We are excited to announce our Year 8 to Year 13 NHS Careers evening 

13th February 2019 5.30pm - 7.30pm in the Academy Building of Weston General Hospital

To register your interest in attending please follow the link:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/nhs-schools-careers-evening-tickets-51325057629

 Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

 


This academic year we will NOT be running a year 10 work experience programme.

 

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TO APPLY FOR YEAR 12 PROGRAMMES PLEASE COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FORMS. PLEASE DO NOT WRITE TO APPLY OR SEND A CV, DUE TO THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WE ARE UNABLE TO REPLY.

 

2019 - YEAR 12 PROGRAMME - open to application from October 31st 2018

  

We are able to offer CLINICAL placements ONLY. We do NOT offer placements in IT, Administration or domestic services. Please see below for further details on the application process and to download the application form. Please note that priority will be given to pupils from North Somerset and Somerset schools. 


YEAR 10 PROGRAMME 2018

This academic year we will NOT be running a year 10 work experience programme.

 

YEAR 12 PROGRAMME - 15th - 18th April 2019

 For prospective medical students only

 This academic year we will continue our 4 day programme. Please download the work experience application form. Forms MUST be completed by hand by the applicant, in full and you must obtain a reference for your application to be considered. Please note that all applications are allocated on quality of application and not on a first come first served basis. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

CLOSING DATE 15TH DECEMBER 2018


 

ADHOC PLACEMENTS 

 

If you are interested in work experience at the hospital, and are actively pursuing a specific career, please download an application form. This MUST be completed by hand and you will require a reference. Your place will be only be confirmed if your application meets the departmental and occupational health criteria.

 

WE DO NOT OFFER MULTIPLE TASTER DAYS - YOU WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED ONTO A PROGRAMME IF YOU SHOW THAT YOU ARE COMMITTED TO THAT CAREER. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY TO MULTIPLE DEPARTMENTS AS YOUR APPLICATION WILLNOT BE ACCEPTED.

 

We ONLY offer CLINICALWork Experience placements in the following departments (from Year 13 students upwards and the general public actively working towards a career in that area):

  • Midwifery (1 day) (minimum 16 - but wont see births, 18 preferable - observe births only if parents agree, observational capacity only)
  • Radiology (3 days) (over 16, interest in radiology or radiography as a career)
  • Emergency Department (nursing - 5 days) (Over 18, persuing career in nursing)
  • Physiotherapy (1 day) (Minimum age 16, taking sciences/PE A levels, applying to university, commited to career in Physio)
  • Occupational Therapy (1 day) (Over 16, Applying to university, proof of application)

 

 

Please note that due to some clinical restrictions and commitments to medical students, some departments are unable to accommodate work experience programmes. We will however do our best to provide you with some information to assist with your enquiry.