Clinical Healthcare Support Apprenticeship Level 2
This apprenticeship will help you to develop the knowledge and skills required to work in a range of clinical healthcare support settings. As a clinical healthcare support worker you will provide assistance to health care professionals in diagnosing, treating and caring for patients in a wide range of settings including hospitals, health centres, care homes, maternity wards and GP clinics. The apprenticeship supports the broad vision of the health care sector to develop an increasingly skilled, flexible and effective workforce.
Entry will be subject to passing a maths and English diagnostic assessment.
During this apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:
- Administration of medicine
- Supporting individuals with day to day activities
- Understanding mental health and well-being
You will be assessed by a variety of methods including direct observations by your training co-ordinator, tests in English and maths and a written assessment.
You will study for the following qualifications:
NCFE CACHE Level 2 Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support plus…
- Employment and Personal Learning Skills
- Functional Skills in English and maths
Further study and career options
Further study: On successful completion you could progress on to the Level 3 Advanced apprenticeship in Clinical Health Care/ Health & Social Care.
Future careers: You could apply for full-time employment in job roles such as; assistant dietician, maternity support worker, medical laboratory assistant, occupational therapy assistant and physiotherapy assistant.
You must be aged 18 or over to do this apprenticeship.