Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) work experience placements allows you to gain an insight into the career options which are available to you throughout the health and social care system. As a result you can have a better understanding of different careers so you can decide your career path, whether you are at school, college, applying to University or looking for experience prior to gaining employment later in life. You will hopefully start to see how career pathways and roles interchange across different organisations to support our patients’ journey.
Work Experience is a fantastic way of learning more about the variety of career options available to you whilst gaining experience for your CV in order to make more informed career choices.
Work experience also helps support the schools in adhering to the Gatsby principles, which are a set of principles to support school aged children with career guidance. http://www.gatsby.org.uk/uploads/education/reports/pdf/gatsby-sir-john-holman-goodcareer-guidance-2014.pdf
The delivery of high quality work experience placements is vital for to us and we are keen to hear your experiences so we can continuously improve our offering. It is fundamental that the person on placement is safe. There will be induction and training materials provided as well as a placement supervisor to enable concerns or queries to be raised. We are committed to equal opportunities and this is reflected in our programmes. We accept and welcome applications for work experience regardless of gender, disability, gender, sexuality, marital status, colour and race, ethnicity.