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Work Placement - Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Job description

As North Derbyshire's only acute district general hospital, with 24 hour Emergency Department services, Chesterfield Royal are responsible for providing care and treatment to more than 400,000 people who live in local communities.

Please note placements are open to students from other local school and colleges and places are limited

On placement you may work within various units seeing what happens day to day within the hospital.

Placements will not be in Accident & Emergency, Intensive Therapy Unit, Coronary Care Unit, Special Care Baby Unit, Central Delivery Suite, and Theatres due to the vulnerability of patients in these areas



  • Apply by: 01/07/2019
  • Company: Chesterfield Royal Hospital
  • Pay: N/A
  • Working times/day: TBA
  • Location: Chesterfield Road, Calow, Chesterfield, S44 5BL
  • Job type: Work placements
  • Job sector: A-levels
  • Employers reference: EXTCRH
  • Listing date: 10/08/2018

How to apply

Please download the application pack and policy from the link below, then return to

Alternatively, return application via post to Michelle Day, Education centre, Chesterfield Royal hospital, Calow, Chesterfield, S44 5BL

Applications should be received at least 6 weeks prior to the date the placement is required 


Please note these placements are open to all students in Nottinghamshire and surrounding areas. These placements will be in demand and highly competitive. We do advise all students interested to apply as soon as possible.

Please note - Placements are open to all students at Vision West Nottinghamshire College, this may result into the placement being allocated; the work placement team will be able to let you know if this placement has been fully allocated.

Once your work placement has been confirmed, and start & end dates have been agreed with your employer. Please follow the steps below in order to process you work placement application.

Step 1 - Complete the work placement application form on the work placement connect app, or complete a self-placement form, the form can be found here. This will advise the work placement team you have a confirmed work placement.

Step 2 - The work placement team will seek authorisation confirmation from your progress mentor, and then the health and safety documentation will be completed for you to start your placement.

Step 3 - The work placement team will then send you, your progress mentor and the employer an email to confirm your work placement is ‘ Ready to Go’. You MUST NOT START YOUR WORK PLACEMENT, until you have received the confirmation email.

A parental consent form must also be signed and passed to your progress mentor before you go on placement.

If you have questions or need any support with your work placement applications, please email or call into Room 103 at Derby Road or see your Employability and Work Placement Coordinator at Station Park, Engineering Innovation Centre or Create.

We encourage you to secure your work placement as soon as possible. The deadline to have a placement agreed is Friday 14th Dec 2018.

Good luck and remember to ask your employer on completing your placement if you can add them as a new reference on your CV!

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