Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Nhs Trust

Apprentice Healthcare Assistants - Intermediate (Level 2)

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Nhs Trust (Employer)

Dynamic Training UK Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £9,379.50
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday with shift work required No nights or weekends.
18 months (duration)
15 September 2022(start date)
Healthcare support worker (apprenticeship standard)
12 positions available
18 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Would you like to start your career in the NHS whilst gaining relevant qualifications? Are you caring and compassionate and interested in helping us to put our patients first? This is a great opportunity to gain skills, experience and knowledge for those who wish to pursue a career in nursing via apprenticeships. Applications welcome from 16years+


What will the apprentice be doing?

Key Areas/Tasks

  • Deliver high quality, compassionate care under the direction of a Registered Nurse (or other registered care professional dependent on setting) with a focus on
    promoting patient centred healthcare and promote independence
  • Have proficient attitudes and behaviours compatible with NHS Values
  • Work as part of a designated clinical and care team delivering care that focuses on the direct needs of the individual
  • Carry out specific delegated clinical and care tasks and responsibilities to a high standard and competency, under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse
  • Work with their assessor, supervisor, manager and professional development team to take responsibility for developing own clinical competence, leadership and reflective practice skills within the workplace, while on placements and through attending the apprentice level 2 programme
  • Provide feedback to assist in the evaluation of the healthcare apprentice programme
  • Develop by the end of the apprenticeship level 2 programme the ability to work without direct supervision, at times delivering care independently in line with the individual’s defined plan of care, within the parameters of practice of the healthcare support
    worker role

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • You will be supported to complete the Healthcare Support Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship with Dynamic Training (15 months)
  • Training will be delivered in the workplace and remotely via Teams with assessor visits to the workplace and support from the Trust's Professional Development Team
  • Training will take place initially in a block and then via once a week day release

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Successful apprentices will have the opportunity to progress to a permanent Healthcare Assistant role within our Trust
  • We offer opportunities to progress further via the apprenticeship route with Level 3 Senior Healthcare Support Apprenticeships, Nursing Associate Foundation Degree Apprenticeships and the Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship.
  • All further study must be approved by your line manager and is fully funded via the Trust’s Apprenticeship Levy.

Reality Check

This advert may close early if we have lots of applications so please apply early.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4-9) Essential
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