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Date: 16 October 2017
All placements are based within Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham only. We are unable to offer placements within other NHS organisations. Individuals seeking placements at other locations throughout the UK should obtain contact details from your local hospital or CCG website. Work experience applications and requests must be made online. Posted applications and telephone requests will not be accepted.
Work experience placements at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) offer a fantastic opportunity to gain an insight the numerous career opportunities within the NHS. Whether you’re still at school, contemplating a change of career or looking to gain experience prior to making a university application, our range of programmes aim to provide you with the experience you need.
We hope that after taking part in a UHB work experience programme you will regard the NHS as an attractive career option after completing your education.
Consideration of the age of the student (under seventeen years of age) we are legally restricted from offering most area shadowing placements. We are also unable to offer placements within Theatre areas, Burns & plastics, Laboratories and Accident & Emergency departments to anyone less than eighteen years of age. Students may attend some outpatient areas to shadow clinics for ages as low as 16 years.