Weekly Wage: £258.90
Monday – Friday, 8.00am – 6.00pm (please be aware that some shift work may be required)
12 months, level 2
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
London, SE1 7EH
Intended Start date
Friday 2nd November 2018
About the employer
Guy’s and St Thomas’ is one of the largest hospital trusts in the country, with a staff of almost 12,000, a turnover of over £1 billion and one million patient contacts a year.
The Trust comprises two of London’s oldest and best known teaching hospitals. The hospitals have a long history, dating back almost 900 years, and have been at the forefront of medical progress and innovation since they were founded. Both hospitals have built on these traditions and continue to have a reputation for excellence and innovation.
We are part of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between one of the world’s leading research-led universities and three of London’s most successful NHS Foundation Trusts. Our AHSC is one of only five in the UK. It consists of King’s College London, and Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts. King’s Health Partners includes seven hospitals and over 150 community based services, is responsible for seeing 2 million patients each year, has 25,000 employees and 19,500 students, and a £2 billion annual turnover. It brings together the best of basic and translational research, clinical excellence and world-class teaching to deliver groundbreaking advances in physical and mental healthcare. See www.kingshealthpartners.org
From 1 April 2011, the management of community health services in Lambeth and Southwark transferred from the local Primary Care Trusts to Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, marking a new era for community services locally.
The integration of community services into GSTT provides an opportunity for staff to help shape services so they better suit patient needs, balance demands across the whole system and create a seamless care pathway for patients
Brief overview of the role
To provide an efficient and effective administrative service to designated teams within the Trust
Please note that some posts may be based in the community (eg not at the main hospital sites)
We have two main hospital sites at London Bridge and Waterloo with a number of community sites in South London
Qualification: Business Administration Apprenticeship
Duration: 12 months
Course Type: Apprenticeship Framework
Apprenticeship Delivery: Work based qualification. A tutor will visit you every 4-6 weeks in your work place.
The programme is spread across 12 months and typically covers 15 units with the option to take on extra stretch and challenge units if desired. These units are split into 3 themes which complement each other and create a better learning experience:
The programme will also require the apprentice to cover Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Apprentices also work towards a Level 2 qualification in English and maths in the first half of the programme if they have no prior exemption (GCSE’s A – C or equivalents in English and Maths).
After successful completion of the Apprenticeship candidates will be able to apply for vacancies across the NHS.
If successful in telephone screening you will be required to attend an initial assessment on either Monday 8th October 2018 at Hawk Training in Twickenham OR Wednesday 10th October 2018 at Guy's and St Thomas' Education Centre.
If successful in the assessment, it is mandatory that you attend the following recruitment dates: