Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals is one of the largest Teaching NHS Trust; we are committed to developing a talented and skilled workforce. The Trust actively promotes training and development within the organization.

The Trust hosts a highly impressive young apprenticeship scheme which is delivered by the Learning Works Team.

An apprenticeship is a structured 12 month programme of learning and on the job training. Candidates learn their new skills on the job under the supervision of qualified and experienced staff. A framework of qualifications is also undertaken during the 12 month programme which includes vocational qualifications, Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT where applicable.

The Trust offers a variety of Apprentice roles which include:

  • Healthcare Assistant
  • Theatre Assistant
  • Business and Administration
  • Ward Services Officers
  • Ancillary and Estates/Facilities

An apprenticeship is a very effective career route into the NHS, giving candidates a really strong start.

To enquire about Apprenticeship opportunities within the Trust, please contact Stella Powell or Lawrence Kelly

The Learning Works

Unett Street

Smethwick

B66 3SY

Tel 0121 507 5886

Email : Libby.marshall@nhs.net    or lawrencekelly@nhs.net

All our apprenticeships are advertised on National Apprenticeship Service websitewww.apprenticeships.org.uk or on the NHS Jobs website.