Generation United Kingdom

Become a trainee Nursing Assistant

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Kickstart your career in healthcare

Do you enjoy caring for people, and seeing them feel better thanks to you?
Then you could make a great Trainee Nursing Assistant.

On this 4 week programme you’ll get the knowledge and skills you need to become a Trainee Nursing Assistant at one of Manchester’s hospitals.

At the end of the programme, you’ll have a guaranteed interview for the job, that we’ll help you prepare for.

We want you to succeed:

  • Free, with travel and lunch covered
  • Guaranteed interview to become a Trainee Nursing Assistant
  • No experience needed
  • Prepare for the Care Certificate qualification

Selection Process

  • 1 Start your application by clicking 'Apply Now'
  • 2 Fill out an online questionnaire
  • 3 Watch a video online and answer some questions about it
  • 4 Come to meet us face-to-face. There will be a short English and Maths test at this meeting.

"Not only did Generation help me develop as a healthcare professional, they also helped me become the strong hard-working person I am today."
— Program graduate


starting salary for Trainee Nursing Assistants

4 out of 5

participants have a job within 1 month of graduating

Program Length

4 weeks starting April 8

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm


  • Aged 18-29
  • Not currently in education, training, or stable employment
  • Available for 4 weeks from April 8th, and ready to start a full time job straight after the course
  • Passionate about a career in healthcare


  • Manchester

Skills Earned

Technical Skills

  • Introduction to key Nursing Assistant skills
  • Preparation for the Care Certificate
  • How to be successful at interview

Behavior & Mindsets

  • Learn how to:
  • Deal with any problem
  • Communicate effectively
  • Work in a team
  • Manage your time

Become a trainee Nursing Assistant Starts 8/4

Kickstart your career in healthcare

Where could the job lead?

Once you qualify as a Nursing Assistant, your career can develop in many directions. You could:

  • Become a Senior Nursing Assistant
  • Specialise in a skill such as blood-taking
  • Go on to do a full nursing qualification

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Join a valued network

When you join Generation, you’re not just learning job skills, you’re joining a valuable network of mentors and peers that you can rely upon throughout your career.

Join a group of partners who are committed to solving youth unemployment in United Kingdom