Apprenticeships are designed to give talented people an opportunity to gain a nationally recognised qualification while completing on the job training with our skilled staff members. 

Apprenticeships last between 12 months and four years depending on the type of programme you apply for.

We have won multiple awards for our programmes, and our apprenticeships are endorsed by our senior leaders.

What you’ll get with us

Strong support

Our apprenticeship teams provide high-quality support to help you with your career journey. You will receive excellent training from our chosen training providers, a chance to network and meet other apprentices on your journey, and a forum for you to put forward innovative ideas to change our services for the better.  Whatever your career goals, you will find help and support to get you where you need to be.

Skilled staff

Our line managers recruit apprentices into real roles while providing support and mentoring for your long-term career goals. Our managers are involved because they want to impact your life in a positive way and help provide you with skills needed to help our patients.

Career opportunities

At Guy’s and St Thomas’, we strive to be the best and want to help you achieve your best too. We offer a wide range of apprenticeships to suit your potential and help you on your journey to a career in the NHS.

We recruit apprentices at different times of the year and pay and conditions are variable.

We currently offer apprenticeships in:

  • Business administration
  • Pharmacy
  • Dental nursing
  • IT
  • Project management
  • Customer services
  • Hospitality
  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Finance AAT


Find out more about the many benefits of working for our Trust.

Apprenticeship vacancies

View the current vacancies on the apprenticeship website.

Hear from our apprentices

Mohammad AhadMohammad Ahad

Mohammad Ahad transcript (PDF 9.4Kb)

Nothando MpalaNothando Mpala

Nothando Mpala transcript (PDF 6.8Kb)

Shakira McKenzie-MeadShakira McKenzie-Meade

Shakira McKenzie-Meade transcript (PDF 9.6Kb)

Top tips for surviving your apprenticeship

Advice from some of our Essentia apprentices (the department responsible for facilities and IT services at the Trust) for making the most of an apprenticeship.

Essentia apprentices