Restricted Areas

We are pleased to offer a variety of placements and programmes to students who are seeking work experience within the NHS.

These programmes are designed to give you a varied and in-depth knowledge of your chosen area and will assist you in obtaining skills to support your future career choices. Please see the menu to the left to see our ongoing specific departmental placements, subject to availability. 


There are some restricted areas:

Paediatrics – you must be 17+ and have an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (EDBS)  no older than 3 months, to apply for a placement

Theatres - you must be 17+ to apply for a placement

Obs & Gynae - you must be 17+ to apply for a placement

Clinical placements - you must be in year 12 to apply for a placement which involves patient contact

Students in year 10 & 11 will not be offered a clinical placement - you must be in year 12 to apply for a patient contact placement

Areas in which we do not offer placements:

Accident and Emergency Department (A&E)

Mental Health

Social Work


For work experience applications: please complete an application form found on work experience pages to be returned by e-mail to: [email protected]  please note emails to this email address are not 100% secure, alternatively you can post your form back to: Work Experience Department, Education Centre, Solihull Hospital, Lode Lane, Solihull B91 2JL