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This section will provide you with a wealth of information for managers/mentors/students/staff within the Trust for all professions – (excluding medicine, dentistry and psychology).

Bradford Teaching Hospitals’ Practice Learning Facilitator (PLF) is Sherree Hamburg.


The PLF supports partnership working between BTHFT and the Higher Education Institutions (HEI’s) to contribute to the development and maintenance of quality assured placements for healthcare students. The role involves supporting and coordinating the adequate provision of quality assured placements for students undertaking professional education training within the healthcare setting.

The PLF can also provide support to managers and mentors in practice by the following:

  • Access to the PPQA website
  • Times/dates of mentor update sessions
  • Support new areas to place students
  • Represent your views on curriculum planning
  • Advise on HEI’s contacts
  • Information on how to become a mentor
  • Supporting the educational audit cycle
  • Access to the online mentor update tool
  • Employer representative for the Open University provision
  • Return to Practice
  • Professional bodies requirements  - NMC, HPC for mentor requirements

Contact details: Sherree Hamburg, Practice Learning Facilitator Education Service ‘C’ Floor, Fieldhouse, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Duckworth Lane, Bradford, BD9 6RJ.Tel. 01274 383530