Heaton & Lostock HV Team - BPCTP 4

Placement Overview

Placement Title Heaton & Lostock HV Team - BPCTP 4
Your Placement Contact Carol Kirkwood - 01204 463407 Wendy Pearson - 01204 337890 - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Placement Address Avondale Health Centre, Avondale St, Bolton, BL1 4JP
Placement City/Town: Bolton

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

A mentor/assessor will have been chosen and arrangements for working with your mentor and other staff members.

There is a Welcome Pack which contains a list of spoke placements available to students.

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Mentors and assessors are chosen for the student nurse on a rota basis. 

There are sign off mentors for the students who are on their final placements.

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?




Shift Notes:

Students are expected to work 9 - 5pm as these are our core working hours.

The uniform is smart but casual.

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

What nursing model is used for planning care?

What core clinical skills can be learnt?


Assessing health and development needs of the child and family

Baby clinics

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

What resources are available to help students learning?

Up to date policies and student information folders and packs

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Spoke Placements

Wide variety of community services are available for spoke placements

Additional Information