3 day virtual work experience with a leading healthcare provider in YOUR community – Speakers for Schools

3 day virtual work experience with a leading healthcare provider in YOUR community

3 day virtual work experience with a leading healthcare provider in YOUR community


Age: 14-19

Duration: 3 Days

Industry: Healthcare

Application deadline: 24/06/2022

Dates: 18/07/2022 – 20/07/2022

Note – please do not share this opportunity with anyone outside of the specified age range for this placement as they will be ineligible to apply

Want the skills and training that enable you to work all around the world?

Want a career that lets you move between specialisms and locations with lots of scope for progression?

Want to work with science and technology? Want to collaborate with and lead teams?

Want to make a positive difference to people’s lives? Want to keep on learning?

If you answered yes to any of the above, then a career in community healthcare and nursing could be for you.

The week involves a range of sessions, when you can meet staff working across different fields of nursing/community healthcare and in different roles. You can gain knowledge and skills needed to start a career in nursing and other fields. You will take part in interactive sessions, talks and tasks, and have lots of opportunities to ask questions.

This fantastic 3 day experience, delivered by Birmingham Community Healthcare Trust (BCHC) runs from:

Tuesday 5 July – Thursday 7 July (10am- 3pm each day)

You’ll get to meet a variety of staff and hear their stories and advice, including how they have developed their career, the impact Covid-19 has had on them and their role, and what they love (and hate) about being a nurse.

At the end of the week you will have developed skills and an understanding of the exciting career opportunities in your area

BCHC provide high quality community and specialist healthcare services within Birmingham and the West Midlands. We deliver over 100 clinical services, out in peoples homes and in over 200 hospitals, health centres and clinics. We provide services for adults, children, people with learning disabilities, those with rehabilitation needs and also dental services. Find out more about the work of our trust and how you can become part of this dedicated team of professionals who deliver vital healthcare services and provision in YOUR community.

We have an amazing range of interesting career choices for you to follow. In fact you`ll be spoilt for choice on finding a rewarding career with us including Dental & Dentistry, Pharmacy, AHP, Rehabilitation (inc. head trauma) and Physiotherapy, not to mention District Nursing, Estates Management and various administration roles.

You can also download the BCHC careers app – https://bchccareerpathfinder.com/

To apply for this opportunity email experience@speakersforschools.org & quote placement i.d PL 2740

When applying, answer the following questions

  • Personality: How would your family and friends describe you?
  • What do you already know about our organisation?
  • Passion: What cause(s) are you are passionate about? Please also explain why.

More about what we do:

We provide high quality community and specialist services within Birmingham and the West Midlands. We deliver over 100 clinical services, out in peoples homes and in over 200 hospitals, health centres and clinics. We provide services for adults, children, people with learning disabilities, those with rehabilitation needs and also dental services.

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

 Problem Solving
 Staying Positive
 Leadership
 Teamwork

Apply here

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