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Information from Lincolnshire Talent Academy School Partnership Newsletter!

The information below comes from the Lincolnshire Talent Academy School Partnership Newsletter, shared with schools in December. This newsletter provides information regarding the Lincolnshire Talent Academy, our partners, and details of our upcoming events and projects.

Spot light on……. Therapeutic Radiography

This feature was presented by 2 Practice Educators from Radiotherapy.

Radiotherapy is the treatment of cancer using ionising radiation, it can be used in the early stages of cancer or after it has started to spread.  Radiotherapy can be give in several ways and is usually administered at hospital by a Radiation Therapist or Therapeutic Radiographer.  To find out more or if you have students that are interested please provide them with the attached presentation and the below link:

Career Guide: Want to be a Therapeutic Radiographer? - YouTube 

Your students may be interested in a work experience placement within this department, the Talent Academy are currently offering students who are aged 16 years and above a 1 day insight into this area, subject to availability. To book, visit the following website:

Work Experience  - New opportunities for 2023/24

Insight into Aseptic Pharmacy – Lincoln – 16+ - Up to 5 days

The unit provides ready to administer chemotherapy treatments and other lifesaving injectable medicines such as intravenous nutrition, intravenous antibiotics and cutting-edge medicines for clinical trials.


Lincolnshire County Council Children’s Services – 16+ - Flexible according to requirements of the student / individual

Placements in Children’s Services teams across Lincolnshire – Children’s Services provide support to children, young people and families through a range of teams including Early Help, Social Work and Residential Care. At various times of the year placements are available dependent on capacity and can be flexible to meet the requirements of individual students.

*Please note: these advertised placements are not suitable for placement requests related to students on Social Work undergraduate or postgraduate courses. In these instances placements are co-ordinated directly with Higher Education Providers*

Aspiring Mental Health Careers

Do you want to make a positive difference to peoples’ mental health and wellbeing? 

Meet professionals working as part of a multidisciplinary team, using their knowledge about how people think and behave to support individuals to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Participants will hear from experts working in the fields of Counselling, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Psychology and Social Work. Offering insight, advice and guidance into their career.

Virtual Event / Wednesday 24th January 2024

Time: 5.30 pm to 8.00 pm


  • Must be living or educated in Lincolnshire
  • Be 15 – 20 years of age on the day of the event

To Apply

For a place at the event click on the link and follow the instructions:

Application Form

Closing date for all applications is 4pm Friday 19th January. Applications received after this time will not be accepted.


If you have questions regarding the event or the application, please email:

All information will be treated in the strictest confidence and in accordance with data protection.

Aspiring Programmes

The Lincolnshire Talent Academy Aspiring Programmes take place throughout the year giving the opportunity for students to meet front-line experts and gain an insight into a range of rewarding careers through hands-on interactive sessions supporting them to select the right profession for them.

All of our events are advertised on our website, however if your students want to be alerted when booking lines are open, please ask them to register on the following website:

Get in touch

The Pilgrim School, Carrington Drive,
Lincoln, LN6 ODE

01522 682319