NHS Financial Management Trainee
graduate scheme

NHS Financial Management Trainee

Healthcare Financial Management Association
Aldershot · Bracknelland 3 others
Time left to apply
Less than a day to apply on Prospects

Job description

Trainees will be placed within the finance functions of both Commissioning and Provider NHS Organisations within their allocated health economy and will gain experience in a broad range of finance including, financial services, financial management, financial accounting, financial planning and audit.


  • Annual leave of 27 days plus eight public holidays
  • Generous study leave and exam leave
  • Contributory pension scheme, inflation linked
  • Full financial support for professional accounting qualification
  • Three year training contract
  • Access to a wide range of training and development events
  • Networking opportunities with Senior finance staff

Person requirements

  • Genuine desire to work in the NHS in the South Central or South West area
  • Confident, positive outlook with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • High Energy, initiative and motivated to succeed.
  • Excellent communicator
  • Flexibility
  • Hardworking
  • Drive and ambition to become a Director of Finance
  • Excellent numerical, writing, computer literacy (including excel), oral and presentation skills

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • 2.1 degree or equivalent qualification eg AAT/NVQ with three years relevant work experience

Accepted degree subjects




rising to a minimum of £28,000 in the third and final year of the scheme.


Aldershot · Bracknell · Portsmouth · Reading · Southampton

Contract and working hours


Start date


How to apply

Number of vacancies: Four in south central and five in south west

Shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a verbal and numerical test online.

Following the online testing, successful candidates will be invited to attend an assessment centre. These will include a competency based interview, presentation, written exercise and observed group exercise based on an NHS scenario.

Date and location of the Assessment Centre is as follows:

  • South West 31 May and 1 June in Bristol
  • South Central 7 and 8 June in Newbury

Closing date: 23/04/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 23/04/2018

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