*Scheme* – Student Nurses in General Practice
Offers support for practices and nurse mentors/ assessors/ supervisors to take undergraduate student nurses on placement.
The aim is to increase access to general practice placements for student nurses, to promote practice nursing as a career and help secure the primary care workforce of the future.
Great recruitment tool and professional development opportunity for staff.
Practices receive a tariff to support time for assessment/supervision and coordination.
Funding available for nurses to undertake the assessor course.
When is it available?
Ongoing – student placements take place throughout the year and you can start getting involved at any time.
By providing placements for student nurses, the aim is to promote practice nursing as a career pathway when in the past it might otherwise have been overlooked by students. This in turn should help to secure an important part of the future primary care workforce.
- Great recruitment tool
- Professional development opportunity for staff
- Additional income stream
- Give student nurses the opportunity to experience a quality placement in General Practice
- Help secure the primary care workforce of the future
- Bring enthusiasm and two-way learning into the practice
What funding is available?
Practices receive a tariff from HEE per student per week for assessor/supervisor time supporting the student.
How can I find out more or express interest?
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone – 01482 303986
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