Work Experience and Work Related Learning

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust recognises the value of work experience and work related learning for students in gaining insight into NHS careers, informing their career choices and supporting their applications to further education.

Please note: Unfortunately, the Trust is currently closed to work experience opportunities and applications.

However, we are able to offer ‘virtual’ work related learning opportunities and resources via the links below:

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What’s Involved?

  • Live workshops with employers
  • Work and assignments
  • Fits into your schedule

Benefits

  • This programme is free
  • You’ll get practical skills and knowledge
  • Add the experience to your CV and Personal Statement
  • You’ll earn a certificate if you complete the programme

Apply Now

Visit: https://join.springpod.com/ahp-on-demand-adult-learning-course/

In partnership with Health Education England

What’s Involved?

  • Live workshops with employers
  • Work and assignments
  • Fits into your schedule

Benefits

  • This programme is free
  • You’ll get practical skills and knowledge
  • Add the experience to your CV and Personal Statement
  • You’ll earn a certificate if you complete the programme

Apply Now

Visit: https://join.springpod.com/hee-nursing-work-experience/

In partnership with Health Education England

What’s Involved?

  • Live workshops with employers
  • Work and assignments
  • Fits into your schedule

Benefits

  • This programme is free
  • You’ll get practical skills and knowledge
  • Add the experience to your CV and Personal Statement
  • You’ll earn a certificate if you complete the programme

Apply Now

Visit: https://join.springpod.com/hee-medicine-work-experience/

In partnership with Health Education England.

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The Springpod programme is free and offers 10 hours of virtual work related learning to anyone interested to know more about a career in the nursing profession.

The resources are an opportunity for prospective students to apply for and gain an understanding of what it’s like to be a nurse and to hear from professionals in these roles:

Available dates

To ensure that you get the very best experience, the number of places on each programme is limited. Apply soon to avoid missing your place. Good luck!

Programme dates: 1 January to 31 March 2022
Application deadline: 31 March 2022

The Springpod programme is free and offers 10 hours of virtual work experience to anyone interested in learning more about a career within our 14 AHP professions. It also puts applicants in touch with routes to further information if they find a profession they are particularly interested in.

 

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The resources provide an opportunity for prospective students to apply for and gain an understanding of what it’s like to work as an AHP and to hear from professionals in these roles:

Available dates

To ensure that you get the very best experience, the number of places on each programme is limited. Apply soon to avoid missing your place. Good luck!

Programme dates: 1 January to 31 March 2022
Application deadline: 31 March 2022

 

 

For students in Year 11 or 12, aspiring to be a doctor, the following links explain acceptable work experience examples, together with virtual work related learning resources:

Virtual Work Related Learning

The Springpod programme is free and offers 10 hours of virtual work related learning to anyone interested to know more about a career in the medical profession.

The resources are an opportunity for prospective students to apply for and gain an understanding of what it’s like to be a doctor and to hear from professionals in these roles:

Available dates

To ensure that you get the very best experience, the number of places on each programme is limited. Apply soon to avoid missing your place. Good luck!

Programme dates: 1 January to 31 March 2022
Application deadline: 31 March 2022

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If you are an International or UK medical student wishing to undertake a medical student elective at ESHT please visit Medical Student Electives (International and UK) – ESHT Medical Education for further details.

If you are a qualified doctor, international or UK, wishing to undertake a clinical attachment at ESHT please visit Clinical Attachments – ESHT Medical Education

Thank you for your interest in East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust and visiting our website.