New apprenticeships Healthcare Assistant Practitioner (L5)
This apprenticeship has been designed to be taken by anyone wanting to work as a Healthcare Assistant Practitioner. Healthcare Assistant Practitioners work at a level above that of Healthcare Support Workers and have a more in-depth understanding about factors that influence health and ill-health.
In order to meet the apprenticeship standard apprentices will be required to hold or achieve a:
- Minimum of Level 2 English
- Minimum of Level 2 Maths
- Complete the 15 standards required by the Care Quality Commission
- A regulated Level 5 Occupational Competence Qualification
The on-programme pace will be driven by the apprentice as well as by the breadth of experience an employer can offer prior to the minimum of 18months, after which end-point assessment will take place.