Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals is one of the largest Teaching NHS Trust; we are committed to developing a talented and skilled workforce. The Trust actively promotes training and development within the organization.

The Trust hosts a highly impressive young apprenticeship scheme which is delivered by the Learning Works Team.

An apprenticeship is a structured 12 month programme of learning and on the job training. Candidates learn their new skills on the job under the supervision of qualified and experienced staff. A framework of qualifications is also undertaken during the 12 month programme which includes vocational qualifications, Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT where applicable.

The Trust offers a variety of Apprentice roles which include:

  • Healthcare Assistant
  • Theatre Assistant
  • Business and Administration
  • Ward Services Officers
  • Ancillary and Estates/Facilities

An apprenticeship is a very effective career route into the NHS, giving candidates a really strong start.

To enquire about Apprenticeship opportunities within the Trust, please contact Stella Powell or Lawrence Kelly

The Learning Works

Unett Street


B66 3SY

Tel 0121 507 5886

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All our apprenticeships are advertised on National Apprenticeship Service website or on the NHS Jobs website.