Here you can find information about duties and responsibilities during your Paramedic Science, Operating Department Practice or Physician Associate placement.
During your practice placement you'll be supported by your clinical mentor and your personal tutor.
Mentors are registered healthcare professionals who have met their professional body standards for learning and assessing in practice. They will support you during your training and sign off your learning outcomes as you achieve them.
You'll also be guided by a number of other health professionals, giving you the opportunity to gain an understanding of how professionals work as part of a wider team.
We're committed to supporting you during your practice experience. We've worked in partnership with our placement providers to invest in a number of strategies to ensure the quality of the learning experience.
We expect you to:
You may need to wear a uniform on some placements. Whether wearing a uniform or not, all healthcare organisations have a mandatory dress code policy and students will be advised of this.