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Apprentice Sterile Services Support Workers


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Sterile Services
Fixed Term - 12 months
Full Time: 37.5 per week
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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
£138.75 per week
27/05/2018 23:59



**12 month Fixed Term Contract – Apprenticeship**

Looking for a Healthcare Apprenticeship with a difference?

We welcome applications from individuals wishing to become an Apprentice job title 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 Diploma in Healthcare Support Services Apprenticeship Programme within the duration of the placement.

Our Sterile Services Department are recruiting for Apprentices to join their busy team. The Sterile Services team support the entire hospital and our patients by ensuring that a range of equipment and instruments are clean, sterile and ready to use but there is so much more than that to this really interesting area of work…

You will be required to work as part of a team to ensure that trays of surgical equipment are sterilised and prepared for use. You will link in with a variety of different teams from Orthopaedic theatres through to Gastroenterology, always ensuring that the records are maintained using our electronic tracking system.

This unique role offers full training and you will be required to complete your Level 2 Diploma in Clinical Support Services. We are confident that we can offer you a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and launch a career in the Healthcare sector.

To be considered, we want to hear from you as to how you feel you match our PRIDE values of People Focus, Respect, Integrity, Dedication and Excellence. Use the supporting statement of your application to tell us about your experience of teamwork, working to a high level of detail and why this role is of interest to you. We’ll be selecting candidates to attend a group assessment morning and have a tour of the department on the basis of your application so this is your opportunity to stand out from the crowd and secure a Healthcare Apprenticeship that’s a little bit different!

To be eligible for the Apprenticeship you must be:

- Aged 16+

- Resident in the UK/EEA for the last three years

- Must not have a Degree, Level 4 qualification or above in the same subject

- Must NOT be in any form of formal government-funded education

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.

Hours of Work: Full Time 37.5 hours per week 


Opening Date for Applications: 15th May 2018 

Closing Date for Applications: 27th May 2018 

                      * PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY *

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Further details / informal visits contact

Diane Greaves - Team Leader 

tel : 01603 287256


If you have problems applying, contact

01603 287578