Health and Social Care placements

We're delighted that you're considering studying a healthcare degree at ARU. As a healthcare profession student, you'll spend a significant amount of time on clinical placement. It's an integral part of your course – and an exciting, enjoyable aspect of studying at ARU.

Here you can find information about your placement, so that you can understand what's expected and the benefits it brings.

What is a healthcare professional course?

Before your clinical placement

Supporting you in placement

Placement locations

Travel, shifts and holidays


Paramedic Science

Operating Department Practice



Social Work

Occupational Therapy

Physician Associate