Kent & Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust

Business Administration Apprentice (Health and Safety)


Kent & Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £146.25
37.5 hours per week Shifts TBC
duration: 12 months
start: 10 October 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Business and Administration (apprenticeship standard)
3 October 2019 (application closing date)
It’s an exciting time to join us: KMPT has been rated Outstanding for Caring and Good overall in our most recent CQC inspection in January 2019! This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is keen to begin their administrative career.


The above post has become available within KMPT for a dynamic, self-motivated, forward thinking Business Administration Apprentice. The post will be within the Health and Safety Team based at Canada House, Gillingham

The job holder will provide an efficient and effective clerical and administrative support service to the Health and Safety Team and Lead Moving and Handling Advisor in accordance with Trust policies and procedures.

They will communicate with staff, managers and clients, both written and verbally in a professional, sensitive and courteous manner, maintaining confidentiality at all times.

They will attend regular meetings with the supervisor and assessor and attend training sessions leading to an Apprenticeship Certificate in Business Administration level 2.

The ideal candidate will have excellent organisational and keyboard skills, possess a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages, pay attention to detail, be able to work to tight deadlines and adapt to changing/challenging situations.

Prior to interview you will be required to undertake a numeracy and literacy test as well as a written Trust Values Exercise

This post is subject to a six month probationary period for candidates external to the Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust.

Future Prospects

Excellent opportunities for career progression and further qualifications.

Reality Check

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

Skills Required

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Ability to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing
  • Interest in Health and Social Care services
  • Be willing to develop knowledge and skills

Qualities Required

  • Patience and resilience will be essential

Qualifications Required

Preferably GCSE English & maths Grade C or above (or equivalent) but not essential.

Training Provided

  • Business Admin Apprenticeship L2
  • Functional Skills in English L1 if required
  • Functional Skills in maths L1 if required