Host Trust Partners for BSc and PgDip nursing courses

We are proud to work with the top teaching Trusts across London

We are proud to work with the top teaching Trusts across London who host student's placements.

Applicants for children’s nursing should familiarise themselves with potential host Trusts as they will be asked to submit preferences whilst at interview.

Barts Health NHS Trust

St Bartholomew’s Hospital: EC1A 7BE
The Royal London Hospital: E1 1BB
Mile End Hospital: E1 4DG
Whipps Cross University Hospital: E11 1NR
Newham University Hospital: E13 8SL

The nursing and midwifery education team are committed to providing support and learning opportunities to all our undergraduate nurses and midwives. During your time at Barts Health, we will help to prepare you for your career as a qualified nurse or midwife through mentorship and the provision of excellent learning environments and development opportunities.


St Bartholomew’s Hospital

  • Bart’s Heart Centre
  • Cardiac Critical Center
  • Cancer Center
  • Theatres

The Royal London Hospital

  • Accident and Emergency (A&E)
  • Children’s Hospital
  • Maternity Services
  • Renal, Stroke and Neuro services
  • Theatres

Whipps Cross University Hospital

  • Accident and Emergency (A&E)
  • Maternity
  • Children's services
  • Eye Treatment Centre
  • Theatres

Newham University Hospital

  • Accident and Emergency (A&E)
  • Children's Services
  • Orthopaedic Centre
  • Theatres
  • Maternity

Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust

Location: SW10 9NH

Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust runs 2 main hospitals:  Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and Westmiddlesex University Hospital.  Situated in the heart of London, we provide care to nearly one million people each year. Our learning culture, support of students and commitment to your progression are embedded within our Trust values.


  • Paediatric High Dependency Unit
  • Paediatric Emergency Department
  • Specialist Burns Unit
  • Adolescent care with shared care oncology

Choice Support

Location: NW1 4SU

This is a 6 bed registered service with 24 hour nursing care there is a nurse on site 24 hours per day. Students benefit from both clinical and management experience.


  • Registered service with nursing care

Croydon Health Service NHS Trust

Location: CR7 7DQ

Croydon Health Service NHS Trust provides modern health services at our busy main hospital as well as clinics, specialist centres in the community and people’s homes across Croydon. We are a very supportive Trust who provide quality clinical placements for pre-registration student nurses. Students receive support from a Placement Facilitator as well as qualified mentors to help gain experience, knowledge and skills vital to the practice learning experience.


  • Emergency, Ambulatory Care, Intensive Care Unit
  • Cardiology, Vascular Surgery
  • Paediatrics inc. Surgery
  • Neonatal
  • Dementia and Elderly Care

Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Location: WC1N 3JH

We are a large tertiary children's hospital, with 42 different clinical placement areas.  While on placement, you will have the support of not only your mentor, but a dedicated student nursing education team who can provide skills teaching, simulation, and workshops on areas you might find difficult.


  • Medical
  • Surgical
  • Intensive Care
  • Haematology/Oncology
  • Theatres

Guys & St Thomas's NHS Foundation Trust

Location: SE1 7EH and SE1 9RT

We are an integrated Trust including Guys Hospital, St Thomas's Hospital, Evelina London Children’s Hospital & Lambeth & Southwark Community. We are a large teaching hospital with a dedicated Education Team to support our staff who supervise and teach students. We aim to recruit all the students who have their placements with us to become part of our workforce.


  • Accident and Emergency (A&E), Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Services
  • Children’s Services inc. Paediatrics, Theatre and Recovery, Day Unit and Neonatal Unit
  • Clinical Imaging and Radiology
  • Medical Specialties inc. Diabetes, Oncology, Haematology, Kidney, Transplant and many more.

Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust

Frimley Park Hospital: GU16 7UJ
Wexham Park Hospital: SL2 4HL 
Heatherwood Hospital: SL5 8AA

Learners here at Frimley are offered support from our clinical education team who work with students throughout their placements.
We offer a bespoke educational programme designed to complement learners’ academic programmes including theory, clinical skills sessions and interprofessional simulation to enhance knowledge and skills throughout their training.


  • Emergency assessment centre

Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Location: KT2 7QB

First Trust in London to be rated "Outstanding" by CQC for overall quality and leadership. Situated in one of London's safest Boroughs only a short train journey to LSBU.


  • Acute Medicine and Surgery
  • Urgent and Emergency Care
  • Children's Services
  • Cancer Services
  • Older People's Care

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Denmark Hill: SE5 9RS
Princess Royal University Hospital: BR6 8ND

We are one of London's largest and busiest teaching trusts, providing nationally and internationally recognised work in a variety of specialisms including liver disease and transplantation, neurosciences, haemato-oncology and foetal medicine.


Denmark Hill

  • Emergency, Critical Care (ITU + HDU), Surgery
  • Cardiology, Stroke, Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Haematology and Oncology
  • Interventional Radiology and Imaging
  • Variety Children's Hospital, Paediatric Surgery and Critical Care (PICU + NICU)

Princess Royal University Hospital

  • Emergency Department, Children’s Emergency Department, Critical Care (ITU + HDU), Surgery
  • Hyper Acute Stroke Unit (HASU), Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Haematology and Oncology
  • Paediatric General Medicine, Outpatients
  • Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU)
Denmark Hill:
Princess Royal University Hospital:

North East London NHS Foundation Trust

RM13 8GQ

During your time at NELFT, you will have access to an extensive range of integrated community and mental health services. Supported by our dedicated practice experience team and highly skilled mentors, we are committed to ensuring that all students receive the best learning opportunities and experiences during their time in practice.


South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust

Springfield Hospital: SW17 7DJ
Tolworth: KT6 7QU
Queen Marys Hospital: SW15 5PN
Jubilee Health Centre: SM6 0EX
Wilson Hospital: CR4 4TP
Richmond Royal: TW9 2TE
Kingston Hospital: KT2 7QB
Barnes Hospital: SW14 0DB
St Helier's Hospital: SM5 1AA
Maddison Centre: TW11 8QL
Cheam Resource Centre: SM3 9DL
St George's Hospital: SW17 0QT

SWLSTG are the leading provider of mental health services across Wandsworth, Kingston, Richmond, Sutton and Merton boroughs. We work collaboratively with three major London Universities to develop a learning experience that will be personally rewarding as well as meaningful & academically fulfilling. Our student nurses play a vital role in improving the quality of care for service users as their clinical placements will form the foundation of their nursing career.


Springfield Hospital

  • National Eating Disorders Service for Adults and CAMHS
  • National Deaf Services for Adults and CAMHS
  • Forensics Services
  • OCD/BDD National/Trust wide Service

Community services across the 5 boroughs

  • Older people
  • Primary Care IAPT (self-referral common mental health conditions, therapy service)
  • Early Intervention Service
  • Rehab and Recovery Services
  • Learning Disabilities

St Georges Hospital

  • Crisis and Liaison Psychiatry Services

South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Maudsley Hospital: SE5 8AZ
Lambeth Hospital: SW9 9NT
Lewisham Hospital: SE13 6LW
Bethlem Royal Hospital: BR3 3BX

SLaM provides NHS care and treatment for people with mental health difficulties, including services for people who are addicted to drugs and alcohol. In addition to serving the communities of South London, we provide over 50 specialist services for children and adults across the UK. We aim to work with partners in pursuit of improved population health and wellbeing


  • Eating Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Mental Health of Older Adults
  • Forensic

The Charterhouse

Location: EC1A 6AM

The Charterhouse is an alms house for older people and also has a registered care home on site for people who become ill or too frail to live on their own.  This is a good opportunity for students to learn more about supporting older people within a community, and people with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Dementia.


  • Registered Care Home
  • Domiciliary care
  • General Practitioners
  • Psychologist, Psychiatrist
  • Physiotherapist, alternative health professionals

University College Hospital

University College Hospital: NW1 2BU
Macmillan Cancer Centre: WC1E 6AG
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing (Maternity Ward): WC1E 6DB
Hospital for Tropical Diseases: WC1E 6JB
Institute of Sport, Exercise and Health: W1T 7HA
University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street: W1G 8PH

UCLH has a world-wide reputation for innovation and research which enables staff to provide high quality of care using the best evidence based practice.  Our Trust values are alive in practice, as everyone matters and all learners are part of our team.


  • Maternity
  • Cancer Centre
  • Throat, Nose and Ear
  • Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Integrated Medicine

Whittington Health

Location: N19 5NF

Whittington Health are an integrated care organisation with a wide range of specialist services and excellent opportunities for learning and education across our community and hospital sites.


  • Health Visiting
  • District Nursing
  • School Nursing
  • Acute Medicine
  • General Surgery