Employer location:Chesterfield Royal Hospital
Lead Contact Name:Sharon Wood
Contact Email:Sharonwood2@nhs.net
Address:Physiotherapy Department Chesterfield Royal Hospital Top Road Calow Chesterfield, Derbyshire S44 5BL United Kingdom
Pathway:Allied Health Professionals
Duration:The placement will be for one day per week.
Posted:20th August 2021
Number of Visits:84
Number of Applications:4
Number of Placements:0
Placement Outline

•       Observe the AHP working with the patient, with the patient’s consent.

•       Discuss with the AHP his or her particular role

•       Observe the AHP treating a patient with the patient’s consent

•       Observe the AHP discharging a patient with the patient’s consent

•       Observe filling of reports and planning ongoing treatment

•       See what equipment the AHP uses and help keep it in order


Minimum Age:16
Addional Requirements:

Post 16 and studying a suitable course to lead to a successful University application for Physiotherapy.

Dress Code:
  • It is expected that work experience candidates will arrive for duty smartly dressed.
  • Clothes should allow for a range of movements. Long trousers, or a calf length skirt, should be worn with a plain polo shirt or t-shirt/short-sleeved blouse, as some areas can be quite warm.
  • All tops should be bare below the elbow.
  • Shoes should be supportive, cover the whole foot and be low heeled and dark in colour.
  • Clothes should be changed daily to minimise the risk of cross-infection.
  • Jewellery should be restricted to a pair of stud earrings.
  • Long hair should be tied back and raised above the collar.


Placement Work Pattern

Tuesday 8:30 16:00

When will the placement take place

Week 1 Commencing: 27 September 2021