Faculty of Health outreach

We are here to help students explore the options available to pursue a career in one of the allied health professions, nursing, midwifery, psychology or social work.

Please feel free to contact us to request a talk or visit, copies of printed materials or to arrange a visit from Outreach to come and discuss your needs.

Contact healthoutreach@plymouth.ac.uk for more information.

Webinars

We will be hosting a range of webinars in 2021. These will provide you with the opportunity to find out about a career in the relevant fields. All of these sessions will be hosting online via zoom.

The many outfits of a paramedic

Being a paramedic is a highly rewarding and stimulating career. This webinar will provide you with the opportunity to find out about the many different roles that a paramedic has within healthcare.

Book your place:

Tuesday 12 January 2021 14:00 – 15:00

Wednesday 13 January 2021 16:00 – 17:00

Tuesday 23 February 2021 16:00 – 17:00

Monday 15 March 2021 16:00 – 17:00

Tuesday 4 May 2021 11:00 – 12:00

Thursday 6 May 2021 16:00 – 17:00

The role of a midwife

Do you want to help women have the best pregnancy and birth possible? Being a midwife is an important role and this webinar will enable you to discover the many roles a midwife can play in a woman’s pregnancy – before, during and after birth.

Book your place:

Tuesday 12 January 2021 16:00 – 17:00

Wednesday 13 January 2021 11:00 – 12:00

Monday 22 February 2021 16:00 – 17:00

Thursday 18 March 2021 16:00 – 17:00

Tuesday 11 May 2021 16:00 – 17:00

Midwifery is about more than ‘delivering babies’

A common misconception of a midwife is that it’s all about delivering babies. There is so much more to the role, as a midwife you will provide support before, during and after the birth of a baby.

Book your place: 

Thursday 25 February 14:00 – 15:00

Occupational therapy – making a difference

Book your place: 

Occupational therapy – making a difference

This webinar will provide you with an overall perspective of a career as an Occupational Therapist.

Tuesday 12 January 2021 14.00 – 15.00

 

Neurological occupational therapy – making a difference

Find out more about working in Occupational Therapy with a neurological specialism.

Monday 22 February 2021 14.00 – 15.00

 

Who cares? Occupational therapy – making a difference

This webinar is for those who have an interest in caring for the older generation – helping those in need of support lead the lives they want.

Monday 15 March 2021 14.00 – 15.00

 

Occupational therapy – making a difference in communities

Join us and find out more about Occupational Therapy in the community. How can you support health and wellbeing of those in your community?

Monday 10 May 2021 14.00 – 15.00