Nursing experience

In view of the current Public Health England information about Coronavirus/COVID-19 and the emerging situation day-to-day, we have taken the regrettable decision to postpone all work experience placements for the foreseeable future.

Students who are in year 12 or above and are studying a Health related subject, achieving the appropriate grades to attend University, have the opportunity to apply for a placement within a ward enviornment.  Students must be serious about a career in Nursing.

Areas offered are:

Frailty Assessment Unit (FAU), Ward 21 - Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

Renal Ward 3 - Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

Respiratory Ward 24/26 - Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

Cardiology, Ward 23 - Good Hope Hospital

Elderly Care, Ward 12 - Good Hope Hospital

Frailty Unit - Good Hope Hospital

Short Stay Medical Ward - Good Hope Hospital

Elderly Care, Ward 8 - Solihull Hospital

Respiratory Ward, Ward 19 - Solihull Hospital

Continuing Assessment Unit (CAU), Ward 20A - Solihull Hospital

We are currently unable to offer any Nursing placements at Queen Elizabeth Hospital


For Paediatric placements - please see restrictions before completing an application form below.

To enrich your experience, an enhanced DBS is required, as well as a school reference.  You must be in possession of both before submitting your application form.

  • If you do not hear back within 28 days this will have meant that your application has been unsucessful
  • Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to give feedback or confirm if we have receive your application
  • Completion of the form does not guarantee or confirm your placement as your application will need to be reviewed to ensure safety and suitability of the placement

Further information:

To apply for a work experience placement please complete an application form attached below.

Please return by e-mail to:[email protected] (Please note emails to this email address are not 100% secure)