Funded training for Physician Associates now available
Choice of 4 training locations at leading NW universities, Liverpool, Manchester, UCLan (Preston and Whitehaven).
Physician Associates (PAs) work as part of the multi-disciplinary care team. As a qualified PA you might work in a GP surgery or be based in a hospital, but wherever your location you'll have direct contact with patients and be responsible for the provision of outstanding care. Physician Associatesare a new and innovative professional healthcare role that is growing within the NHS, with a starting salary once qualified of circa £30,000.
50% of your 2-year studies will be in clinical placements across the North West, in urban and rural NHS hospitals and GP clinics.
Tuition fees of £9,000 per annum and an annual travel grant of £5,000 will be funded by Health Education England.
To work as a PA, you must successfully complete a Postgraduate Diploma at one of the universities, then pass the National Examination of the Faculty of Physician Associates.
To apply you must have a minimum of a 2:2 classification in a relevant degree.
For further details and how to apply please click the apply now button for an application pack.