The facilities at our three Veterinary Nursing sites will equip you with the professional experience needed for the workplace. Our sites include:
A dedicated clinical skills suite that will allow you to develop practical skills
Fully-equipped computer suites and libraries (including an extensive eLibrary)
Partner trusts for clinical placement
We maintain strong partnership relationships with NHS and independent health and social care organisations so that you’ll have access to excellent placement opportunities as a nursing or midwifery student. We have approximately 500 pre-registration students out on placement at any one time, with over 400 placements being utilised.
In addition to a number of placements in both community and hospital environments in the NHS Trusts and independent sector that are highlighted above, we also have a range of placements in the following areas:
General Practice Nursing
Nurseries and Play Schemes
Learning disability homes
Specialist areas such as children’s hospice care, eating disorders, forensics
Volunteering opportunities with a range of voluntary/ charitable organisations across London
We also work with a number of other London NHS Trusts in supporting a range of pre-registration pathways. These include (but not limited to):
In addition to students accessing a range of placements in the London region we have excellent partnerships with European Universities and you will be offered opportunities to undertake a period of exchange (depending on availability). These include placements in Finland, Malta, Denmark, Portugal, Spain and Belgium. To find out more, please view our study abroad pages.