I am a law graduate with an avid interest in healthcare who thrives on keeping busy. Whilst studying at the University of York I juggled a part time job (occasionally two), playing sports (football and squash) and volunteering for my local Citizen's Advice Bureau. When a friend told me about the scheme I thought it was the perfect fit for me: the combination of work and study would keep me busy and the various placements would give me the opportunity to develop my interest in healthcare in challenging, hands on environments.
Flexi is a word that you become very familiar with towards the middle of the first year of the scheme. […]