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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 06/11/2020.

Patient Engagement and Quality Apprentice

Job Reference: 202-A-20-13277

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Trust HQ, Exeter
National Apprenticeship Wage

An exciting opportunity has become available with The Patient Engagement team who are looking for an apprentice to support their activities alongside the wider Quality team. The qualification will be a level 3 Business admin course, that can be undertaken at Exeter College or via an external provider.

The suitable applicant will have to demonstrate their ability to be organised, enthusiastic and willing to learn. The Quality team is a busy directorate and looks at many aspects of supporting our patients including engagement, complaints, safety, risk and compliance. You will have the opportunity to support the wider team with a focus on plaudits and patient feedback.

We believe in having a diverse and inclusive workforce which represents the community we serve. We would like to encourage applicants from individuals who identify as being black or from an ethnic minority, LGBTQ+ or disabled.

At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

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