Finding Hospital Work Experience Gaining hospital work experience is more crucial than ever. Each year there are over 85,000+ applications to UK medical schools in competition for around 9000 places. Having work experience that you can reflect upon can boost your personal statement and give you impressive talk points in interviews.
One way to guarantee hospital work experience is through a reputable provider such as Medical Projects. They run structured hospital placements that guarantee time shadowing Doctors and Consultants in a range of Departments.
How do Medical Projects guarantee hospital work experience?
It is very difficult to gain places in UK hospitals and clinics this is why Medical Projects have partnerships with international hospitals in Europe, Asia and Africa. You can travel with Medical Projects and gain work experience in a partner hospital of your choice. There are currently three places you can complete your work experience:
What’s included in a Medical Projects placement?
25 hours hospital work experience per week
1 x Interview workshops per week
1 x MMI simulation with feedback
1 x Panel interview simulation with feedback
2 x Clinical training sessions per week
Personal teaching from a UK medical student
Personal statement review and advice
Supervised 24/7 by DBS checked staff
Breakfast and dinner each day
Private accommodation for our students
Meet and greet upon arrival airport
Personal Student Advisor for trip preparation
Supported by UK Doctors and Medical Students
Medical Projects have UK Medical Students and UK Doctors at each project to run the interview sessions and clinical training sessions. This is a unique advantage of a Medical Projects placement, you gain expert advice and guidance as well as your hospital work experience.
To find out more about gaining hospital work experience you can visit: www.medicalprojects.co.uk or call them on 0191 704 2064.