Healthcare Support Worker

Type of Modern Apprenticeship
The Role

Provide vital services to patients and NHS staff to ensure that people get the best possible care when they are ill.

You could carry out some healthcare procedures with patients or look after medical equipment, under the supervision of a healthcare professional.

You could help people with appointments and update their medical records or make and serve nutritious food.

You might be responsible for keeping buildings and equipment clean and safe, or making sure resources like medication and bedlinen are available when needed.

Entry Requirements

Different industries and employers will want different things from a Modern Apprentice. So, the entry requirements will depend on the opportunity you’re going for.

These might include things like qualifications, work experience or volunteering you’ve done. The employer will explain what they’re looking for.

Modern Apprenticeships are also available at several levels so there are a range of opportunities for people with different levels of skills and knowledge.