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Ipswich Community Training Academy

A range of clinical and non-clinical vacancies need to be filled at Ipswich Hospital ESNEFT within various Departments mainly at Radiology.

Join our 12 week free course providing real observational work placements, training and a guaranteed job interview on course completion!

Diagnostic Medicine

Aquire new skills locally through work placements over 12 weeks.

Suffolk New College is committed to providing quality vocational education and practical skills relevant to employers and learners. As a result, working in a collaboration with our local NHS foundation trust, ESNEFT (East Suffolk and North East Essex NHS Foundation Trust), and Colchester Institute, we are supporting a new training programme where we provide short intervention courses and skills requested by the employer.

Participants are trained and exposed to a real job situation and receives an interview with the recruiting department. Learners benefit from having everything ‘in house’:

  • National Career Service (NCS) provides an initial interview where qualifications and experiences are assessed providing further employment support for 12 months
  • Suffolk New College deliver accredited qualifications requested by the employer based on their job descriptions/ roles, e.g. Functional Skills in English and Maths or more sector-based specialised introductory course
  • Dedicated project team will carry out informal interview to make sure the right candidates get selected onto Work Programme Stage
  • Work programme stage consists of masterclasses and work rotational observational placements

Working in partnership with East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Trust (ESNEFT) and Colchester Institute.

A diagnostic worker using a microscope

12 Week Programme

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