What will the apprentice be doing?
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- The post-holder will work in a variety of clinical/healthcare settings, enabling them to develop and maintain relevant knowledge, skills and competencies in order to fulfil the requirements of the BSc (Hons) Podiatry programme.
- Work under the supervision of designated podiatrist in a variety of settings and geographical locations, and providing a high standard of Podiatric clinical care
- Provide appropriate assessment, treatment, evaluation of outcomes and education to patients, relatives and carers
- Participate in minor surgery
- Maintain accurate records of all patient consultations
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
- Level 6 BSc (Hons) Podiatry Degree Apprenticeship
- Training provided by University of London; you will need access to a computer, camera and microphone (however equipment can be provided if required)
- This role is a great opportunity for sixth form / college leavers to study towards a degree and become a registered Podiatrist with the HCPC.
- On successful completion of the full Apprenticeship, the Apprentice will be guaranteed a Band 5 Podiatrist position within the Trust.
- Fantastic opportunity to begin your career in the NHS!
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C / 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C / 4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Biology (Grade B, or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Chemistry (Grade B, or above) Essential Things to consider
The academic part of the training will be provided by the University of London (UEL) so you will be required to travel to London for study.