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Ordsall Health Centre, School Nursing - SPCTP 20

Placement Overview

Placement Title Ordsall Health Centre, School Nursing - SPCTP 20
Your Placement Contact Sharon Wilkinson - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

School Health Advisor

Placement Address The Willows Health Centre, Lords Avenue, Salford, M5 5JR
Placement City/Town: Salford
Placement Phone 0161 212 4730
Your University Contact: Alison Cavanagh and Celia Hynes - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

  • Allocation of mentor
  • Orientation to Health Centre
  • Welcome and induction provided

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Mentor attends annual update

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?




Shift Notes:

Term time only

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

  • Child protection
  • Health screening
  • Vision
  • Immunisation
  • Health Providers
  • Drop-in's
  • Multi Agency working

What nursing model is used for planning care?

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Communication
  • Child Surveillance
  • Interagency working

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

What resources are available to help students learning?

  • Staff willing to teach
  • Internet
  • Journals

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

  • World Model Development
  • Evidence Based Practice experience

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Additional Information

If you have been allocated this placement, you have children and live in the catchment area of the team, this may not be an appropriate placement for you.  Please call the team as soon as you are allocated this placement area to discuss.

Ordsall Health Centre, School Nursing, Belfont Drive, Salford, M5 3PP

Mike Hollinshead 0161 206 8223