Observerships and visitors

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, as a world leader in cancer care, offers a limited number of observership opportunities for experienced health care workers working within oncology. 

An observership is an informal observational experience; observers may not participate in patient care or management. 

In order to apply for an observership you should complete and return the attached application form to Applications will not be processed until all documentation has been received.

In support of an application the School will need the following information:

  • Passport
  • Visa - if appropriate
  • A Letter of Good Standing from local Constabulary or Ministry of Justice Department
  • An up to date Police Check from home country or country of employment/study
  • Reference from current employer 

Once an observership has been agreed then you will be issued with an invitation letter. You should not arrange accommodation or travel until you have received this invitation letter. A fee is payable for all observerships.

Any completed application should be received at least six months prior to a proposed visit.     

If you want to find out more, just fill in our online enquiry form and we will get back to with more information as soon as we can.