Apprentice Healthcare Administration Assistant Dr S Kaur

An exciting and multifunctional role in a busy Dr’s surgery, dealing with patients on a day to day basis and ensuring that the surgery runs effectively and efficiently.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 24 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    (8am to 4pm) Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001306274

  • Positions

    1 available

Assisting with all aspects of the surgery from routine procedures including patient handling, assisting in the general administration and assisting staff with the recording of:

  • Blood pressure checks
  • Infection control checks
  • Health checks including height and weight measurements
  • Diabetes checks procedures
  • Other audits
  • Handling incoming calls
  • IT based administration
  • signposting to other voluntary organisations
  • Assisting with general wellbeing health checks
  • Assisting with cardiovascular disease risk checks

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • IT competence
  • Good telephone manner

Personal qualities

  • Eager to learn and work
  • Confident
  • Friendly
  • Empathetic
  • Multi-tasking

Qualifications required

Grade A to D or equivalent in English, Maths and ICT.

Future prospects

Nursing or further development in practice operations.

Things to consider

As part of this apprenticeship, you will be required to travel to both the employer location and also attend college. Please ensure that you have researched your travel arrangements and are happy with the time it will take and distance required to travel, before you apply for this vacancy.

About the employer

Local Doctor’s surgery

Employer

Dr S Kaur

Address

118

Warley Road

Oldbury

B68 9SZ

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Training provider

  • A competence based qualification i.e. NVQ/QCF.
  • A knowledge based qualification i.e. Technical Certificate.
  • Key or Functional Skills (if required).
  • Employer Rights & Responsibilities.
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

BIRMINGHAM METROPOLITAN COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Birmingham Metropolitan College

Contact

Samina Shafieq 0121 362 1122


Employer's Application Instructions

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. In order to provide a better service to our future apprentices and the employers that we work with, we have changed our application process. On the next screen you will find more information about the apprenticeship course and what jobs in the sector might entail. You will be given the opportunity to register your interest and then be invited into the college to meet with the relevant team to discuss our current vacancies and opportunities available to you. If you have already applied and attended an interview session at one of our colleges, please contact your Recruitment Advisor to discuss your interest in this specific vacancy. You do not need to apply again to the college. The Apprenticeship Recruitment Team – BMet 0121 362 1121 (Birmingham) The Apprenticeship Recruitment Team – BMet 01384 399 848 (Stourbridge)


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 24 Sep 2017