Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is committed to providing both clinical and non clinical work experience, including work shadowing and work related learning activities, for the local community.
NEW! Students in years 11 and above are invited to express their interest in work experience / observation / shadowing opportunities at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Gloucestershire Royal Hospital and Cheltenham General Hospital) for months September – December 2017.
Applications from local students in years 11 and above for work experience / observation / shadowing opportunities between September – December 2017 will be received by email to Lifelong.LearningTeam@glos.nhs.uk . The email must contain a personal statement / covering letter detailing why work experience at Our Acute Hospitals Trust will be valuable to future career plans and aspirations, and have an up to date CV attached.
Due to demand applications will not be accepted after 2nd April 2017.
In event of query please contact Lifelong.LearningTeam@glos.nhs.uk.
To safeguard Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust and young people / people placements are co-ordinated by the Lifelong Learning Department.
People and young people must not directly contact relatives, friends or employees at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust requesting placements or send generic letters to wards / departments or individuals at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust.
Please direct all enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 0300 422 5176
*Information regarding specialist areas and 'taster days'
Date page last updated: 06.03.2017
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