25 / 2 / 2013 11.06am
Annual careers day at University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.
Julia Martin is head of healthcare scientist and pharmacy education. Herself and her trust training and development team are hosting their annual careers day for healthcare scientists and allied health professionals during healthcare science week to which local schools and colleges are invited. The format for the day includes an introductory talk on the NHS followed by stall rotations, each of which introduce a wide range of healthcare science career opportunities. Students are then given the opportunity to revisit their stalls of interest to find out more
School ambassador visits, University of Northampton
Stuart Allen, STEMNET ambassador and head of life sciences will be visiting various schools during healthcare science week to promote the wide range of healthcare science career opportunities available.
Stand at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Dr Lisa Ayers, Clinical Scientist at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust has organised a stand to help promote healthcare science careers during Healthcare Science Week. The stand will be available in the Academic Centre foyer and will have the NHS Careers literature for visitors to read and take away. Lisa is also looking at bringing along interactive props to really engage those who stop by, and sees it as an ideal opportunity for healthcare scientists from all disciplines to find out about what each other do.