- A registered practitioner on the respective part (1,2,7,8,12 or 15) of the Nursing Midwifery Council (NMC) register
- Normally have one year’s experience post qualification as a registered practitioner
- Possess 120 credits at level 5 (diploma level)
English language requirements
IELTS score of a minimum of 7.0 overall, with a minimum of 7.0 for listening and reading and writing and speaking, will be needed, as per NMC requirements.
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check
All applicants need to have a satisfactory enhanced DBS check prior to starting the programme. Each year all students re-enrol on to the programme and as part of this must also sign an annual declaration that there have been no changes to that status.
Current Employment requirements
All students need to be employed in a general practice setting and have access to an NMC approved practice mentor.
Prior to application, potential applicants are encouraged to contact the Prof. Joy Merrell or a member of the programme team to discuss the requirements, aims and content of the programme.