NHS Scotland Modern Apprenticeship – Clinical Support Worker Level 3

Job reference: 149000
Salary: Band 3 (£25,468 – £27,486)
Job closing date: 09/06/2023
Job Type: Nursing and Midwifery
Location: Edinburgh
Employment type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 37.5
Job posted date: 12/05/2023
Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Lothian
Department: CAMHS
To be considered for the Modern Apprenticeship programme, candidates must be between 17-24yrs of age (or to the age of 29 if you have a disability or care experienced) and hold a National 5 or above in English, Mathematics and Biology/Chemistry at grade C or above.  Candidates who hold an SVQ Level 2 in Health or Social Care award would also be accepted.  In addition to this, we are also interested in your values, attitude and ability to learn to enable you to become a valued member of our team.
You will study towards:  SVQ Level 3 Healthcare (Clinical) and embed the learnings into practice. The underpinning knowledge units include Digital, Working in the Health Sector and the Human Body and Illness
For more information, and to apply, check here: Job Detail – NHS Scotland | Jobs | Search here for your perfect career

NHS Scotland: Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship (Edinburgh)

This post is Fixed Term 4 years

Post holders will be required to complete either long-term or block placements with the training provider.

The Modern Apprentice will be joining the SNBTS Pharmaceutical Technicians maintenance team which is committed to supplying the highest level of support to all SNBTS Directorates. This team carry out planned preventative maintenance (PPM), unplanned maintenance (e.g. system failure), and project work in support of the activities of the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS).

We are looking to employ an Apprentice who is keen to progress in the world of engineering and who has a real passion and desire to understand the workings of electronics and related processes. The successful candidate must have a flexible, enthusiastic attitude with good team working ability. The ability to follow instruction and self-motivation is also a pre-requisite.

You will be in full-time attendance at college for Year 1 of your Apprenticeship, with day release attendance at college for Year 2 with the remainder of the time workplace based HNC. Option for years 3 & 4 will include the HND. This will be a mix of college and time spent on-the-job learning, developing knowledge and skills.

Post will be based at the
The Jack Copland Centre
52 Research Avenue North
Heriot Watt Research Park
EH14 4BE

Mon to Fri 37.5hrs week

More information and to apply, please check here: Job Detail – NHS Scotland | Jobs | Search here for your perfect career

ZOT Engineering: Appentice Engineer x 4 (Musselburgh)

ZOT Engineering are looking for new apprentices in manufacturing and sheet metal work:

Manufacture Engineer:

As an Electronic Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice, you’ll attain base engineering skills in the form of an SVQ Levels 2 & 3 and HNC/D.

Over a period of 4 years, this will be a mix of you attending college and working in an electronic manufacturing environment gaining hands on experience.

Pay: £14,820 per year

Location : Musselburgh

Hours of work: Full-time (37.5 Hours)

Training provider :Edeta

More information and to apply, please go here: Modern Apprenticeship: Manufacture Engineer (apprenticeships.scot)

Sheet Metal Operator:

You will work in several areas within our Sheet Metal division to develop your practical skills to support, enhance and develop your Apprenticeship.

Basic assembly and hand tool skills

Reading and understanding an engineering drawing in full, including all aspects of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T).

CNC programming/machining and fabrication skills

Salary; £14,820 per year

Location; Musselburgh

Hours of work; Full-time (37.5 Hours)

Training provider: Edeta

for more information and to apply, please check here: Modern Apprenticeship: Sheet Metal Operator (apprenticeships.scot)


Joiners Workshop Trainee

Jaymax Joinery is one of Edinburgh leading joinery manufactures of timber windows and doors. Our bench / workshop joiners make a variety of products using wood working machinery and traditional techniques. We are looking to recruit suitable candidates to train up to eventually become bench joiners after a number of years.


We are looking for:

  • Mature enthusiastic self-driven individuals
  • Excellent attendance and time keeping record is essential.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Keen interest in joinery, demonstrating an enthusiasm and willingness to learn
  • Attention to detail and take pride in your work whatever task you are given

More information and to apply, please check here: Joiners Workshop Trainee – Edinburgh – Indeed.com

Joinery apprenticeship and Plumbing apprenticeship

 Novus Property Solutions Ltd

Novus Property Solutions is a dynamic, award-winning property maintenance, refurbishment, compliance, and decarbonisation specialist with more than 800 colleagues in 20 locations across Great Britain, providing a combination of local knowledge and national strength.

Many of colleagues started their life with Novus as an apprentice and have gone on to develop rewarding careers, including Senior Managers and Directors that initially started out where you are today! Apply now and don’t miss this great opportunity to join the Novus team!

The closing date for this advert is Friday 28th April 2023, however we may close this early if we have a large number of applications before then.

£6.13 per hour


About you;

Ideally, you will have a GCSE in Maths and English (Grades A* to C/4-9), however, more importantly, you will have a passion for learning, a desire to work in a practical hands-on role, a great work ethic and a real can-do approach to everything you do. If you are already qualified, or studying towards a level 2 in Joinery  or Level 2 Plumbing you wouldn’t be eligible to apply for this opportunity, as you already have the knowledge our Apprenticeship program is designed to provide.

More information and to apply, please go here for joinery: Job Openings (peoplehr.net)   

More information and to apply, please go here for plumbing: Job Openings (peoplehr.net)

Arthur McKay’s Plumbing apprenticeship

This five year training process involves a combination of college hours and on-site training, leading to an SVQ/NVQ Level 3 Modern Apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering Services (MES) Domestic Plumbing.

  • Reading design plans
  • Replacement of sanitaryware
  • Diagnosing faults in hot and cold water pipework, central heating systems, waste disposal and sanitation systems
  • Mending leaks, unblocking drains and repairing toilets
  • Choosing the correct kind of pipework
  • Working with plastics and metals such as copper, aluminium, zinc and lead
  • Cutting, bending, welding and soldering pipework

For more information and to apply: Plumbing Apprenticeship | Arthur McKay (arthur-mckay.com)

Fitness Instructor apprenticeship

Salary £9,360 to £10,140 per year


Hours of work Part-time (30 Hours)

Training provider SG Fitness and Training Academy

Closing date 31/01/2023

Qualification SCQF Level 5

As a Bodystreet Fitness Instructor, after thorough training, you will be involved in all areas of our business helping with new clients, demonstrating our unique workout and delivering bespoke workout sessions for our clients.

Daily, you’ll be helping people to reach their fitness goals with the Bodystreet method, educating our members on their lifestyle choices outside the studio. This will be combined with our apprenticeship programme where you will be working towards the Gym Instructor Level 2 fully accredited through SQA at SCQF L5 with our partner SG Fitness & Training Academy.

For more information and to apply: Modern Apprenticeship: Fitness Instructor (apprenticeships.scot)

Mechanical Apprentice at Tarmac

 Salary Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
 Frequency Annual
 Job Reference tarmac/TP/67621/3914
 Contract Type Apprentice
 Closing Date 19 March, 2023
 Job Category Early Careers
 Business Unit Cement, Lime & Packed
 Location Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Incl. Northern Ireland)

Tarmac have an amazing opportunity for a Mechanical Apprentice to join their Cement, Lime and Packed Products Team at Dunbar, near to Dunbar town in Scotland.  This role is commutable from East Linton, North Berwick, Haddington, Tranent, Prestonpans, Edinburgh, Mayfield, Musselburgh, Corstorphine, Dalkeith, Bonnyrigg, and the surrounding areas. 

The Apprentice programme is a great opportunity for you to develop skills and knowledge for the future and to bring us some fresh perspectives and ideas.  At the same time you will enjoy working for a large, established company, with a great range of benefits, whilst learning an important trade and gaining a recognised NVQ Level 3 qualification (equivalent to a BTEC) and an HNC in Mechanical Engineering.

For more information and to apply : Mechanical Apprentice | Jobs and careers with Tarmac