Digital Healthcare Science BSC Degree Apprenticeship

Warrington, Cheshire
Up to £18,000
21 Dec 2020
15 Jan 2021
Science / Research
Role Type
Start Date
24 months+

This is a full-time position in conjunction with studying towards a degree in Digital Health Science at The University Warwick as an apprenticeship.

This is an exciting new role for a Digital Healthcare Apprentice to join ORCHA Health as a Digital Health Reviewer and Analyst whilst studying towards a Bachelor of Science Undergraduate degree in Digital Healthcare Science at The Warwick of University.

Successful applicants joining ORCHA Health can expect to gain a broad understanding of operational processes to review healthcare apps. The Digital Healthcare Apprentice will investigate and evaluate healthcare apps whilst studying for a degree in Digital Healthcare Sciences through Warwick University.

The role consists of, but is not limited to, the following key activities:

  • Undertaking reviews, re-reviews or signing off on a range of distinct Apps from a variety of different areas.
  • Investigate and examine all aspects of an App and the information that it provides
  • Check out the relevant websites and App store entries to gather all the required evidence
  • Work with Regulators directly in areas such as medical device regulation, data protection and clinical evidence evaluation
  • Work with Developers to help enhance their App in line with relevant regulations standards and best practice
  • Undertake extra research projects when required
  • Work with the Senior Management Team and the wider teams to deliver service excellence
  • Work with Clinical Leads in developing the Digital Healthcare pathway based on areas of expertise

Key competencies:

It is important that you have:

  • Demonstrable written and verbal communication skills
  • Problem solving skills, with the ability to be flexible in your approach to work
  • The ability to work well within a team and individually, using your initiative to complete tasks effectively and proficiently
  • A committed work ethic, with enthusiasm to develop your skills and a drive to learn
  • Integrity and dependability
  • Customer service orientated
  • Solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • The ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Attention to detail with an enquiring mind
  • Research and investigation capabilities
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills.

Qualifications/Experience required:

  • Outstanding analytical skills and demonstrated academic achievement.
  • Able to demonstrate working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and G-suite
  • Entry requirements ABB at A Level (or equivalent), including at least one Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths subject.
  • Non standard applications are encouraged and will be considered. 
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  • Experience in digital health
  • Keen interest with Apps and health technology