Invitationto talk to NHS staff about Allied Health Professional roles and Healthcare Scientist professions


Do you have students aged 14 – 18 years who are interested in Allied Health Professional or Healthcare Scientist professions in the NHS?

They would be most welcome to attend the Recruitment event being held on Saturday 28th January, 10am – 1pm, Sandford Education Centre, Cheltenham General Hospital.

The morning will give students an opportunity to chat to staff working in Diagnostic Radiography, Speech and Language Therapy, Medical Physics & Healthcare Science, Operating Department Practitioners, Medical Engineering, Podiatry and more.

Details are on the attached poster and students can contact  for more information and to let us know that they are attending or book a place via the Eventbrite page (link on poster).

Students can also research these careers at



New Apprenticeship Healthcare Assistant Opportunities – Starting February 2017

“We have fantastic opportunities available for Healthcare Apprenticeships at Gloucestershire Care Service NHS Trust. There are vacancies across our Community hospitals including, Stroud, The Vale, North Cotswolds, Lydney, Dilke and Cirencester.

This is a fixed term contract working towards a level 2 or Level 3 Clinical Healthcare qualification, depending on previous qualifications and experience. Please find the link to this advert:

All applications are through NHS jobs, please note we cannot accept CV’s.

Closing date 20th December 2016.

These positions will be to start on Monday 28th February 2017. “

NHS Apprenticeship Vacancies

We have 2 fantastic vacancies for apprenticeships at Gloucestershire Care Service NHS Trust.

Apprentice Decontamination/ Outpatient support worker  – 12 month fixed term contract working towards a level 2 Support Healthcare qualification. Stroud General Hospital

Apprentice Management Secretary – 18 month fixed term contract working towards level 3 business and administration – Cirencester

Hospital Work Experience – Interview Training – Clinical Skills

“We have added additional spaces at both our Project India and Project Kilimanjaro for aspiring medics looking to gain hospital work experience. I have included links below for information about the work experience courses:

Extended Course Places:

Project Kilimanjaro
Project India

Available Dates:

  • 12th February 2017
  • 19th February 2017
  • 16th April 2017
  • 23rd April 2017

For full information about our pre-medical work experience you can read here: pre-medical work experience.

If you have any questions about our courses, you can contact me directly at or call me on 0191 704 2064 and I will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Kind regards,

Mark Williams
Medical Co-ordinator

Level 2 intermediate Customer Service Apprenticeship

This Level 2 intermediate Customer Service Apprenticeship is based within our Physiotherapy Department Reception at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.  This is an excellent opportunity to gain a qualification in customer service within an acute Hospital setting.

Applications from  persons over the age of 16 are welcomed.

The Link to the job is:

Visits are encouraged and need to be arranged – please see advert

Closing date is 21 October and interviews are Tuesday 1st November

Additional Level 2 Intermediate Business and Administration Apprenticeship

I am pleased to be able to let you know about further opportunities for young people to join our teams as apprentices.

Open now is the advert for two young people to gain business and administration experience in our Procurement Department based at Victoria Warehouse, Gloucester.

During the Level 2 intermediate business and administration apprenticeship  the apprentice will order goods and services, process enquiries from customers and suppliers and provide administrative support to tendering exercises.

Applications from  persons over the age of 16 are welcomed.

The Link to the job is:

The interviews are being held on 25th October 2016.

Level 2 Intermediate Business and Administration apprentice Vacancy

I am very pleased to have been working with departments to develop further apprenticeship opportunities. Our hearing services have developed a business and administration apprenticeship opportunity at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust.

This Level 2 intermediate business and administration apprentice vacancy is within the Audiology / Hearing aid clinic, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital. The role involves booking appointments, dealing with telephone enquiries from the public, responding to questions about appointments and maintaining records on our administrative system.

Applications from  persons over the age of 16 are welcomed.

The Link to the job is:

Closing date 18th October and interviews 24th October 2016.