The Physiotherapist Trailblazer is delighted to announce that the degree apprenticeship standard for Physiotherapist has been approved for delivery by the Institute for Apprenticeships and allocated a maximum funding of £24,000.
The approved Standard and Assessment plan can be found here.
Employers, training providers and apprentice assessment organisations can now prepare for delivery of the apprenticeship.
Anita Cooper, Clinical Lead – Therapies and Rehabilitation Medicine at the United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Chair of the Trailblazer Group
“I am delighted that the Physiotherapist Degree Apprenticeship Standard and End Point Assessment Plan have been approved. This will provide a different opportunity for people to enter the profession, widening access and enabling employers to grow their own workforce to meet local needs.”
Sally Gosling, Assistant Director at the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
“The degree apprenticeship forms an exciting new route into the profession, enabling employers to grow their own physiotherapy workforce and provide progression opportunities for existing and new staff”.