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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/01/2020.

Business Administration Apprentice

Job Reference: 209-A-19-1979675-A

East Cheshire NHS Trust
Learning & Development
Macclesfield District General Hospital, Victoria Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire
£12,356.40 per annum pro rata (Annex 21)

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. An organisation with a real sense of community we actively support and develop our staff to ensure our patients receive the best quality care. Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.

The Vocational Learning Team are looking for an Apprentice in Administration.

The purpose of the role will be to provide high quality administrative support to the Vocational Learning Team.The successful applicant will have extensive opportunities to develop their existing skills as well as learning new transferable skills within a healthcare provider setting. They will learn about a range of systems and equipment used within a busy education department and the processes required for the Trust to meet training targets and maintain quality standards for placements.

The post holder will assist with the preparation and production of materials for courses and events, as well as setting up training rooms. They will also be required to provide administrative support in relation to the delivery of work experience placements and will work alongside the wider team to support the co-ordination of local careers events.

The role requires the post holder to have good communication skills, plus a broad range of computer skills, as well as having the ability to manage their own work with direction from their manager. In addition, the post holder will undertake a Customer Service Level 2 apprenticeship qualification with Macclesfield College.

This post is Fixed Term for 13 months

Hours per week: 30

Closing date: 20th January 2020

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For informal enquiries, please contact Elaine Bradbury, Workforce Development Lead on or 01625 661985.

Please read the guidance for applicants and completing the application form documents prior to completing your application form (documents are located to the right).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome all applications irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. The Trust is a Disability Confident Leader and as such, applicants with disabilities will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). In order to facilitate applications from all members of the community the Trust is able to offer services including Braille Applications and Interpreting Services.

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