Work experience placements are an opportunity for us to showcase our fantastic work and inspire young people to consider a career in the NHS.

Information for applicants

There are some age criteria for anyone who is doing a work experience placement with us.

Age 15 and over

Students aged 15 and over can apply for a placement in non-clinical areas or departments where they can carry out administration and clerical-type duties.

Age 18 and over

Students must be 18 years of age or over to be placed in a clinical area or ward for work shadowing or observation only. They can shadow a staff member undertaking their normal duties, allowing close observation to gain an insight into the role.

How to apply

To apply for a work experience placement:

Complete our work experience application form

Please allow 6 weeks for your application to be processed.