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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/07/2021.

Apprentice Nursing Associate

Job Reference: 824-INNER-9462-H

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Soho Centre for Health & Care, London
£24,210 - £25,615 PA inc. HCAS

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster and Hertfordshire - Watford, St Albans, Potters Bar, Hemel Hempstead, Harpenden.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

Are you interested in starting a career as a Community Nursing Associate?

CLCH Academy have partnered with London Southbank University to deliver this exciting two year apprenticeship program. During the program you will gain a wide range of clinical skills in a variety of areas of nursing, while also undertaking a foundation degree. Successful completion leads to Nursing Associate registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

We currently have vacancies in

District Nursing led teams in Kensington and Chelsea, who are seeking candidates who want to start a career in adult community nursing.

Community rehabilitation ward at Edgware Community Hospital who are seeking a candidate with a special interest in working in rehabilitation nursing.

Start date of the program: October 2021

Essential requirements:

UK recognised certificate in English and Maths Level 2 (functional skills level 2 or GCSE (or O level) grade c or 4 and above).

Any overseas qualifications will need to be accompanied by a UK NARIC statement of comparability

Level 3 qualifications equivalent to 48 UCAS points

Without these qualifications you will not be shortlisted; certificates must be presented at interview.

Overseas candidates must have been in the UK for a minimum of 3 years and any visas must have an expiry date later than December 2023

Please use your supporting statement to demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria in the person specification at the bottom of the job description.


Closing date: 26th July 2021

Interviews will be commencing from: 2nd August 2021



Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BAME and LGBTQI networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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