Please ensure that you familiarise yourself and comply with the Placement Attendance and Absence Reporting requirements set out in the documents below. Students must attend their allocated placement for the whole day/shift on all dates assigned to them by their placement provider. Please also read the advice on the Working Time Directive available on the policy library.
Nursing working hours (PDF, 374.4KB)
Social Work working hours (PDF, 91.2KB)
It is essential that students report sickness absence as soon as possible to the university as well as to your placement provider when you know that you will be unable to attend your placement. You can find guidance on reporting absence in the Placement Information.