LBU Nurses Join the Frontline
A team of student nurses from Leeds Beckett University are joining the NHS frontline this week.
The have been recruited early from their studies to start working for Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust as Aspirant Nurses.
The role of Aspirant Nurse is open to student nurses in the final six months of their programme who opted into the nationally led Student Nurse Volunteer Programme.
The programme was set up in response to calls from NHS England for up to 18,000 student nurses across the country to assist during the current coronavirus crisis.
Sue Sherwin is Dean for the School of Health and Community Studies. She joined our University as a Senior Lecturer in 1996 after supporting the development of the first degree in Mental Health Nursing from Leeds Beckett.