A Day in the Life of the NHS

Aims

  • To learn about one of the UK’s biggest employers
  • To gain an insight into the variety of job roles available in the NHS
  • To begin to understand the skills and qualifications needed
  • To develop a broad understanding of the use of science and technology in the NHS
  • To understand the level of commitment needed to be a conscientious and effective employee
  • To meet and chat to members of the NHS workforce
  • To understand the need to wear and use protective clothing and products

The Experience

  • An introductory talk and opportunity to meet NHS staff
  •  A rotation of group activities featuring different NHS departments e.g. Health Promotion; Pathology; Surgery; Paramedics/Restart a Heart and Falls Prevention
  • A fun, prize winning quiz and questionnaire