North East Skills
Start Time: 25 September 2018 9:30am End Time: 26 September 2018 3:00pm
Hosted by: Prospects Events
Type: Careers fair, Exhibition
Region: North East
Categories: Allied health professionals, Ambulance service team, Dental team, Doctors, Health informatics, Healthcare science, Midwifery, Nursing, Pharmacy, Wider healthcare team
Find out more: North East Skills show website
North East Skills is the region’s biggest skills, jobs and careers event aimed at young people.
Ideal for anyone making a move from school or college, or getting ready to start work, North East Skills is the one event that could change your future. With over 50 organisations offering hands on work-based activities visitors are inspired whether they are a young person, a teacher, parent/carer or family.
You can discover new talents and try loads of different skills when you get hands on with the Get Skilled zones. Experts are on hand to help you learn something new and try work-based skills.
Previous events have seen Get Skilled in the NHS where you can:
- do a ward round and complete nursing and healthcare tasks
- try simulated keyhole surgery
- blood pressure checks
- first aid
- chat to the team about the huge range of careers available working for one of the world’s biggest employers.
You can also go inside their ambulance and find out about the life of a paramedic, the skills needed and some of the incidents they respond to when they get called out.