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Apprentice Healthcare Assistant

Apprenticeships: Apprenticeship

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General Surgery
Apprenticeships: Apprenticeship
Fixed Term Contract - 12 months
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
£146.2.5 per week
26/08/2019 23:59



**12 month Fixed Term Contract - Apprenticeship **

We welcome applications from individuals wishing to become an Apprentice and gain experience in the NHS.  You will develop new skills and knowledge whilst working with an established team gaining valuable work experience and a recognised apprenticeship qualification.

You will be enrolled with a local education provider and will be required to complete your Level 2 Clinical Diploma Apprenticeship Programme within the duration of the placement.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time Apprentice Healthcare Assistant to join our team on Coltishall Ward which covers a range of specialities including: plastic surgery, Ear nose and throat, ophthalmology, maxillofacial and dermatology

Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, work with all members of the multi-disciplinary team, to contribute to the provision of the highest standards of patient care delivered with dignity, respect and compassion.

To support the delivery of a high quality, safe and compassionate healthcare service, all staff are expected to act as a role model to others in all aspects of their work and consistently demonstrate NNUH’s ‘PRIDE’ values of People focused, Respect, Dedication, Integrity and Excellence.

All applicants must be:

  • Aged 16+
  • Resident in the UK/EEA for the last three years
  • Must not have a Degree, Level 4 qualification or above
  • Must NOT be in any form of formal government-funded education

Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Good general standard of education
  • 4 GCSE’s at Grade D or above (or equivalent) 
  • Good standard of literacy and numeracy
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good IT skills

The NNUH are pleased to be able to offer a variety of challenging apprenticeships. Should you be selected for interview we may wish to discuss with you a range of alternative positions for you to consider.

Full Time: 37.5 hours per week

Open for applications: 13th August 2019

Close for applications: 26th August 2019

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Eme Rudd, Ward Sister

Tel: 01603 286491