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Cardiac Apprentice

Level 3

Main area
Cardiology
Grade
Level 3
Contract
Fixed term: 24 months
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
213-NC-5761-A
Employer
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Denmark Hill
Town
London
Salary
£12,983 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
21/01/2021 23:59

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching Trusts with a turnover of c£1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 12,800 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London. The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) sites at Denmark Hill in Camberwell and at the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in the London Borough of Bromley.

We are seeking an enthusiastic person to join a great team within the Cardiac Department within the role of Apprentice. You will work rotational shifts to cover the Department opening hours, Monday – Friday 7.30am – 6.00pm.  The post holder must be flexible with their working hours.

The post holder will be mainly responsible for making cardiac diagnostic and outpatient appointments and assist with maintenance of waiting lists, as appropriate. They will also assist with other aspects of administrative and clerical work as required in the running of the department, including staffing reception.

The post holder will work within a team and will be supervised to follow the policies and procedures for the department. They will be expected to ensure that daily tasks and ongoing workloads are prioritised and completed in agreed timeframes.

This is a role with lots of variety and ad hoc demands and the post holder will possess excellent time management and planning skills.

With regular development reviews, training and excellent benefits this is an exciting career starting point for anybody looking to move into public sector.

Training for the role will be provided on site, the successful applicant will also be required to work towards a Level 3 apprenticeship:
• Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration
• Undertake self-directed study, keep records of study time and manage own learning time. Communicate effectively with Apprenticeship Tutor.
• Undertake End Point Assessment tasks which could consist of professional discussion, test, project or observation – this will be organised between the Trusts and training provider and is an externally led assessment which determines the successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Salary £249.00 per week £12,983 pa.

Fixed term contract for 24 months undertaking a level 3 apprenticeship.

All applicants will be requested to attend an Apprenticeship Values Session.

At the session you will learn more about the role, gain better insight into the department and organisation and meet the manager.  We will also have a question and answer slot, and support with tips on interviews.

We will review the Trust Values; these can be found in advance of the session on the King’s College Hospital website.

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Michelle Woodhouse
Job title
Outpatient Supervisor, Cardiac Department
Telephone number
020 3299 8161