Placement: Northern Devon Healthcare Trust TY843
Location: Northern Devon Healthcare Trust Raleigh Park, Barnstaple EX31 4JB
5 day placements are available with Northern Devon Healthcare Trust in Barnstaple throughout the year (term time and holidays), supported by £1000 of ENTHUSE bursary funding.
The final part of the programme is a one-day professional development experience, held 4 to 6 months after your placement.
This opportunity is suitable for STEM teaching professionals and/or professionals with additional responsibility for careers.
Going on a placement with Northern Devon Healthcare Trust will help you to:
Inspire your students – See first-hand the wide range of careers available to students in the healthcare industry, by working alongside employees from teams working across the Trust. Understand about the future employment opportunities and what this sector can offer your students.
Build strong links with a local employer – connect with a local employer to develop staff and student experiences, with the aim of creating a longer term partnership. Help to boost your students’ confidence in making career choices and support the development of their employability skills. Find out more about the skills and competencies required for a career in a healthcare, gain ideas for future collaboration (e.g. work experience, mentoring, speakers).
Enhance your advice on careers options – gain useful information about how to support students to make careers choices within STEM, taking into consideration future growth areas within STEM industries and both academic and vocational career routes.
This ENTHUSE bursary funded placement offers you a:
- unique chance to experience STEM work in modern industry and use this insight to transform careers guidance throughout your school
- invaluable CPD opportunity which will equip your school or college to respond to the Government’s careers strategy