Norfolk Community Health & Care NHS Trust

Nurse Associate Apprentice (Norwich)


Norfolk Community Health & Care NHS Trust

Training Provider:


Annual wage £18,813.00
37.5 hours per week 37.5 hours per week - shift work - may have to work evenings and weekend.
duration: 2 years
start: 1 September 2019
Foundation Degree(level 4-5)
Nursing Associate (NMC 2018) (apprenticeship standard)
15 positions available
26 May 2019 (application closing date)
This is a developmental role for 2 years. The Apprentice will work towards progression into the post of Nursing Associate through successful completion of the Nursing Associate training programme which includes the attainment of a level 5 Foundation Degree equivalent qualification. You will experience a variety of care settings across Norwich.


What you will do in your working day

As a Nurse Associate you will be responsible for delivering high quality, compassionate care under the direction of a Registered Nurse (or other registered care professional dependent on setting) with a focus on promoting health and independence.

The training you will be getting

- Mandatory Training at induction

- On and off the job training

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Successful completion of the programme will lead to registration as a Nurse Associate with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and guaranteed employment as a Band 4 Nurse Associate within the trust subject to successful completion of the course and satisfactory conduct.

We also offer further apprenticeships which would enable you to progress in your career to become a Registered Nurse (level 6 - 2 year degree top-up).

Reality Check

• Assist registered nurses in the on-going assessment, planning, management and evaluation of care. • Provide person-centred care. • Perform and record clinical observations • Ensure the privacy, dignity and safety of individuals is maintained at all times. • Recognise issues relating to safeguarding vulnerable adults and children.

Skills Required

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

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent GCSEs grade A-C or Level 2 in English & Maths (Grade A-C (9-4)) Essential

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