Pathology support apprenticeship

The pathology support apprenticeship aims to provide the skills and knowledge required to become competent in various roles – such as pathology support worker, healthcare science assistant, medical laboratory assistant – to support health professionals (for example healthcare scientists) within a pathology laboratory.

Designed as a work-based programme, this Advanced Level apprenticeship includes qualifications at Level 3. The duration for completion of this apprenticeship is 18 months depending on age, prior experience and learning.

Level:

Advanced (Level 3)

Starting salary:

£16,800– £19,600

Job roles:

Pathology support worker, Healthcare science assistant, Medical laboratory assistant

Issuing Authority:

Skills for Health – www.skillsforhealth.org.uk