Work Experience

Work Experience

If you are applying for work experience for the first time please visit the CARE4Notts (Careers Academy Representing Everyone) website.   All work experience placements will be advertised at  Work Experience – CARE4Notts. 

Please note that all work experience applicants will be required to take a lateral flow test before and during their placement, wear a mask, social distance and wash their hands on a regular basis.

Work experience applicants are encouraged to be vaccinated against Covid-19 to protect themselves, patients and staff.

Due to the demand, placements are restricted to Nottinghamshire residents and to those who study full-time in Nottinghamshire.

For all general enquiries, please contact the Work Experience Co-ordinator:

Email: sfh-tr.nottsworkexperiencehub@nhs.net (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm)

Telephone: 01623 622515 ext 4423 

Career Opportunities

For further information on healthcare careers please visit the careers section.

Aspiring medics are required to develop an understanding of medicine when applying to medical school. Work experience is one way to gain insights into medicine, the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) have created another - Observe GP provides a free, online interactive video platform providing insights into general practice. Available at www.rcgp.org.uk/observegp

Guidance on gaining relevant experience to study medicine in the time of Covid-19 is available at the Medical Schools Council.

Now you can use virtual reality AHP VR360 to experience a day in the life of an Allied Health Professional in areas such as podiatry, orthoptics, prosthetics & orthotics, therapeutic radiography and dietetics. For the full immersive experience we recommend that you use a virtual reality headset.