Get a Job in the NHS (Various Roles Available) (East Lancashire)


Live interviews for entry-level NHS Healthcare Assistant roles!

  • Are you 18-30 and looking for employment in Blackburn or Burnley?
  • Are you interested in a career where you can make a difference?

This 4 week training programme helps you to develop valuable skills and experience needed for working within the NHS.

You will gain qualifications, meet new people, develop your knowledge of the NHS and learn about a range of healthcare roles available..

You'll also have the opportunity to apply for paid roles at the end of the programme and interview with NHS employers that are hiring right now!

Roles available:

  • Porter
  • Cleaner
  • Catering Assistant
  • Logistics Assistant
  • Laundry Assistant

Please note that the roles available are located at Blackburn Hospital and Burnley Hospital, so please only register to this programme if you can comfortably commute to these locations.

WHO: Young people aged 18-30 who are motivated and ready to work!

WHEN: Taster Day: 1 to 1 selection appointments to be held 4th, 7th and 9th June - Main course: 19th July - 13th August.

WHERE: Work placements at either Blackburn or Burnley hospital and weekly employability sessions online via MS Teams.


The course will be running from 19th July - 13th August, Over these 4 weeks, you will:

  • Gain Skills for working in Health and Social Care
  • Learn about Values based recruitment.
  • Boost your confidence and communication skills
  • Receive up to six months support after the programme has finished
  • Interviews for live vacancies will be available

Don't forget!

  • The programme is eligible for young people aged 18-30 who are able to commute to locations within the Blackburn and Burnley areas.
  • All the sessions will take place across classroom sessions, In NHS settings, and via virtual meetings following all relevant Covid guidelines.
  • Taking part in this programme will not affect any benefits you might be entitled too.
  • After registering your details, a Prince's Trust Executive will give you a call to check that you're eligible for the programme (i.e. you're aged 18-30 and ready for a new job).