Degree Nurse Apprenticeship (RNDA)

Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
£200 a session per week
Closing date
18 Jun 2023

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Full Time
Job summary

Our innovative Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship (Adult Nursing) can help you to access your dream career, in an organisation that have been rated \outstanding for care by the CQC and would welcome you to join us.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Nottingham University Hospitals as a Student Nurse Apprentice, working in collaboration with either Nottingham Trent University or the University of Derby to gain a BSc in Adult Nursing.

Entry Requirements

Three level two qualifications and a level three qualification

Level two qualifications must be inclusive of;
  • Maths and English GCSE A-C/4-9 or Functional skills equivalent PLUS a level two Health or Science related subjected.


Level three qualification equating to 112 UCAS points.


Applicants with current and relevant work experience who achieve 96 UCAS Tariff Points and above may be considered for recognition of prior learning (RPL) and experience (RPE)

The course will start September 2023

Main duties of the job

As an Apprentice with NUH you will complete your Nursing Degree Apprenticeship and qualify after 3 years 3 months, debt free, as a Registered Nurse.

As well as having your fees fully funded throughout the 3 years, you will also receive an Apprentice salary.

You will have access to;

o A dedicated Institute of Care Excellence team, offering continuing professional development (CPD) education support and career development advice. This includes: a well-established preceptorship programme, a medicines safety training session, a five day acute care skills (ACS) foundation course, and one to one clinical support where needed to ensure you get the best start to your career at NUH.o Guidance and support in choosing your starting clinical speciality.o Access to an established Shared Governance programme, giving our workforce a voice and supporting a culture of innovation.

About us

Please note that the UK government require non-UK nationals to have lived in the UK for 3 years to be eligible for apprenticeship funding.

On completion of this three year programme, Nottingham University Hospitals will offer you employment as a Registered Nurse and ask that you commit to minimum of 18 months post qualification time at the organisation.

You will then be supported though a period of preceptorship as you navigate through the role of a newly qualified nurse.

You will be supported by the Institute of Care Excellence throughout your training as a Student Nurse Apprentice and be very much a part of Team NUH.

Job description

Job responsibilities

This post will be in collaboration with either Nottingham Trent University or the University of Derby. Students will be given the opportunity to express their preference at interview. You must be able to travel to Nottingham University Hospitals, Nottingham Trent University, the University of Derby and to other healthcare organisations.

The apprenticeship will undertake a split of theory and placement modules to enhance your learning experience and enable you to gain NMC registration upon qualification.

For further information, please see the attached job description, person specification or visit Nottingham Trent's and University of Derby's site available at:

Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship - University of Derby

Person Specification



  • Maths/English and 112 ucas points


  • Healthcare assistant experience
  • Voluntary health and social care experience



  • team player
  • written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Understanding of role of nurse


  • NHS experience or Knowledge



  • Commitment to study


  • care certificate

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