Medicine Virtual Work Experience
Applications are now open for two Medicine Virtual Work Experience. This programme is open to all students from Year 10 upwards however there are places set aside for students who meet 2 widening participation criteria. The criteria is:
First generation applicant to Higher Education
Parents, guardian or self in receipt of a means tested benefit
Young people looked after by a Local Authority or you have been in care or looked after for three months or more
In receipt of 16-19 bursary or similar grant
Resident in an area with a postcode which falls within the lowest 20% of the IMD (Index of Multiple Deprivation), or a member of a travelling family.
In receipt of free school meals at any time during Years 10-13 (normally for a minimum period of at least one school term/2 months.)
Eligible for the UCAT Bursary
Participation in a recognised outreach or widening participation programme
The next event will be Monday 22nd, Tuesday 23rd, Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th August.
The timetable is being finalised at the moment, but may include the following:
Opportunity to speak to current medical students
Opportunities to speal with a number of clinicians representing Pharmacy, Histopathology, Cardiac Physiology more TBC
You will need to be available for all days to participate.