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Apprentice Nursing Assistant (Adult)

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Trauma & Orthopaedics
Apprenticeships: Apprenticeship
Fixed Term Apprenticeship 14 months
Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
£138.75 per week
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** 14 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.

We are pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to join our team of nurses and nursing assistants, on Gateley Ward.  The ward specialises in Orthopaedics, Trauma and Spinal Surgery. 

We have a progressive and friendly team committed to delivering high standards of care, and you will be working alongside our consultants nurse practitioners and nursing colleagues.

The successful candidate will be highly motivated, enthusiastic and keen to learn and develop.

Working under the direction of the registered nurse, you will work with all members of the multi-disciplinary team, to contribute to the provision of the highest standards of patient care.

Eligibility Criteria: 

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. Hours of work will be discussed at the interview.

Open for applications: 6th June 2018.

Close for applications: 20th June 2018.

Interview date: 11th July 2018.

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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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Davina Joly-Nottidge, Sister

01603 286502



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