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Healthcare Science Work Experience Placement

1st – 5th July 2019

Do you want to find out more about the wide range of scientific and engineering roles that are available in healthcare?

Do you want an interesting and rewarding career in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) related area? 

Do you want to make a difference and provide essential support to patients and clinicians?

If so this exciting new opportunity could be for you!

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Did you know that Healthcare Scientists make up 5% of the NHS workforce and are involved in 80% of patient diagnoses?


University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust are offering a very limited number of one week placements covering a broad range of scientific careers to enable you to make the right career choices for your future:


Programme 1:

Life Sciences/ Physiology

·   Pathology

·   Histocompatibility (Transport Lab)

·    Vascular Science

·    Cardiac Investigations

·    Perfusion

·    Respiratory

·    Embryology

Programme 2:

Physical/Neurosensory Sciences

·    Medical Physics

·    Reconstructive Science

·     Audiology

·     Clinical Engineering

·     Neurophysiology

·     Radiotherapy Physics

Closing date for applications is 10th May 2019. 

Please contact workexperience@uhl-tr.nhs.uk quoting ‘HCS 2019’ in the subject to apply. You will be informed whether your application has been successful by 3rd June 2019

Note that placement hours will be 9:30am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday and may involve attending all 3 hospital sites (Glenfield, General and Leicester Royal Infirmary). A (chargeable) hopper bus is available for travel between sites.

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