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Healthcare Support Worker & Assistant Practitioner: Home


These pages have been set up for students enrolled on the healthcare support worker and assistant practitioner programmes.  Students can access Middlesex University and NHS resources by exploring the links in this guide.

Middlesex University healthcare support worker / assistant practitioner students are entitled to borrow a maximum of 12 items at a time.

Fantastic events from the Department of Mental Health, Social Work and Integrative Medicine!

Your reading lists

Search for your online reading lists below, search by course code or subject

Key Resources

Below are some key resources recommended by your lecturers:

Guidance on physical health and mental health

Healthcare Support Workforce report

Clinical Observations : Vital Signs

Seen & Heard - an interactive e-learning course on how to recognise the signs of child sexual abuse or exploitation

Help with Academic Writing

The Writing Space

Gemma Wilkinson and Faith Dillon-Lee are the Academic Writing and Language Lecturers for the School of Health and Education.

Based in the Learning Enhancement Team (LET) in the Sheppard Library, they can help you excel in your academic communication, whether this is in written assignments or oral presentations, as well as using information effectively and ethically in your work. They also teach maths, stats and numeracy skills.


You can also book 1-to-1 tutorials with them, get written feedback on your work or sign up for LET workshops (links below).