Work Experience

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

For all enquiries please email esh-tr.workexperience@nhs.net

Virtual Work Experience Programmes for Medicine, Nursing and Allied Health Professions (AHP’s)

Aspiring to be a doctor, nurse or AHP?

There is an opportunity for students who live in Sussex and have predicted or actual GCSE grade 6 in Maths, English and Science, to apply for virtual work experience programmes taking place in February 2021.

If you are in Years 10, 11, 12 or 13 with career aspirations in one of the clinical fields above please read the following options available to you:

Options:

  • Students in year 10, 11, 12 or 13 who have predicted or actual GCSE grade 6 in Maths, English and Science are welcome to apply for the Allied Health Professions (AHP’s) or Nursing work experience programme
  • Students in Year 11 or 12 who have predicted or actual GCSE grade 6 in Maths, English and Science are welcome to apply for the Medicine Work Experience Programme

Each programme is spread over two weeks. They include 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.

Programme Dates:

  • The Medicine virtual work experience programme:  8 February to 19 February
  • The Nursing and Allied Health Professions virtual work experience programme: 15 February to 26 February

Applications can be made to ‘SpringPod’ using the links supplied below:

Application deadline is Wednesday 22 January 2021 – if you are successful places will be confirmed in the evening of Wednesday 29  January 2021.