Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust provides a range of community health services for both physical and mental health conditions, as well as a range of specialist services supporting people of all ages including family and young people services, mental health, learning disabilities and physical health community and inpatient services.
We deliver services to the people of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Our 5500 staff serve a population of one million from over 100 sites across the region.
Have you considered an Apprenticeship to kick start your career?
Are you caring, compassionate and looking to take your first step into a clinical career in the NHS?
We are looking to recruit motivated individuals, who have a desire or interest to work in Adult Mental Health and Learning Disabilities in either Nursing or Therapy.
This could be the perfect starting point to your career, which could lead to progression opportunities within the Trust.
Clinical Apprentices will work towards completing a level 2 Standard and work 37.5 hours per week which is paid at the Apprenticeship wage.
Our apprenticeships are structured education programmes that will incorporate clinical skills training, mandatory training, care certificate qualification and additional skills bespoke to the needs of your role.
You will gain valuable work experience that will underpin your competency as a health care worker and develop transferable skills that will enable you to progress your career with us.
If you are passionate about providing great patient care and want to be part of this exciting apprenticeship programme, we welcome your application.
We are committed to providing the best care that we can to our patients, and so some of our roles involve a Maths and English assessment. Where this is so, details will be shared with you as part of the recruitment process.
Details of our benefits, pledge and other important information about the application process, and working for us is contained in the documents linked to our advert.
For areas where our teams work to staffing rosters, rosters are set in advance at a team level and you will be joining an established roster. Your rostered shifts will be confirmed to you when arranging your start date. We will consider requests to vary working patterns in line with our flexible working policy.
To make the most of your application, we may consider successful applicants for vacancies for the same post in different locations where this is appropriate and meets our mutual requirements.
For all substantive roles the appointment of every new member of staff (excluding medical and dental staff) to a post is subject to a 6 month probationary period, details of which are in our Probation Policy.
We aim to develop a workforce that reflects our service users. To this end we actively implement equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and seek people who share our commitment. We strongly encourage applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups, including members of our black and minority ethnic communities. All jobs will require permission to work in the UK.
For all jobs the cost of undertaking a DBS disclosure at the required level will be met by the individual. This will be deducted from salary following commencement.
Requests from applicants to work alternative hours to those advertised may be considered.
Applicants who are currently ‘at risk’ within the local NHS, and meeting essential criteria will be given preference for interview over any other candidates who may apply for this post.
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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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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