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Birmingham and Solihull Mental health NHS Foundation Trust
Better Together

New Apprenticeship opportunities at BSMHFT

Published: 03/02/2016

Following the success of our previous apprentice cohorts, including recently having been nominated as a finalist for the 'Stars of the Future' Apprenticeship awards, we are recruiting again to our apprenticeship programme.  We have a wide range of opportunities in Healthcare and Business Administration across many of our Trust sites.

Apprenticeship posts

The successful candidates will be expected to work in challenging and dynamic environments, but will be supported throughout their career in the Trust, and will be provided with a comprehensive induction, and on-going training.
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Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust will support you for one year to complete a Level 2 Diploma in the relevant subject area. After this, you will be equipped with the necessary skills and experience to be eligible to apply for a permanent post, subject to availability. There also may be an opportunity to study towards a Level 3 Diploma. 

We have opportunities available in locations across Birmingham & Solihull in a wide range of departments and clinical settings. To be successful, in any of the specialties, you will need to demonstrate enthusiasm, commitment and good communication skills.  You will also be required to function at a level one standard in literacy and numeracy, as a minimum requirement.
Salary: £123.75 per week increasing to £150 per week after 6 months.
Duration: 12 months
Location: Sites across Birmingham & Solihull
Commencing:  April 2016

How to apply

Applications completed on NHS Jobs will not be accepted.

Business Administration Posts:

Please complete the online application form here.
Contact Margaret Slyfield, Performance Through People on 0121 643 2653

Health and Social Care Posts:
Contact Gemma Townsend, South & City College Birmingham on 0121 694 5048

Screening and functional skills assessment will be undertaken by our selected learning providers prior to attending an interview.

Closing Date:   14 February 2016
Interview date:   Healthcare                           03 March 2016
                             Business Administration  10 March 2016
Start Date: 11 April 2016 (subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks and completion of e-learning)


For further information:

Widening Participation Team
Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust
0121 301 3970