Careers experience

Due to the current outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) the decision has been made to postpone offering career experience on-site across UHS sites until further notice.

***UPDATE: 4 August 2021***

We will soon be in a position to offer virtual career experience for some careers within UHS.  If you would like to apply for virtual career experience, please complete the virtual career experience application form and return to - we will then inform you when we plan to run a programme that fits your career aspiration.

For UHS careers experience please complete the attached application and health declaration forms, and following the instructions on the form return to If you would like a placement in any of the therapies departments please return your form to When applying for maternity or neonates, please include a current DBS. We do not accept postal applications.

Anyone who lives within the SO postcode area and is over the age of 16 can apply, but please note that many departments will only accept people who are 17 and older. Other restrictions may also apply. Careers experience is for a maximum of three days with some departments only offering a one day visit.