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NHS Wales Graduate Management Scheme


The two year General Management and three year Financial Management schemes will stretch and develop a group of aspiring NHS Wales managers with guided support to deliver high quality improvements to patient services. Trainees can expect a tough, hands-on learning experience, working alongside multi-disciplinary teams, gaining the management skills needed to ultimately improve the health of everyone in Wales.

Who is the Graduate Scheme for?

“It is fantastic to be working in a career I love and seeing how my skills and knowledge can really help make a difference.”
NHS Wales Graduate

For graduates seeking a management role. We are looking for individuals with the talent and drive to improve our patients’ experience, who will learn practical management skills and grow their leadership strengths to earn the reputation of hard-working professionals who deliver results in a complex and fast paced environment.

How to apply

  • General Management scheme - applications are currently closed
  • Graduate Financial Management Trainee Scheme - applications are currently closed

Applications for the 2016 General Management scheme are now closed. The next planned recruitment will be for September 2018.
If you would like to be contacted when the next scheme opens, please subscribe to our NHS Wales Graduate Management mailing list. You can also look out for updates by following us on Twitter @academiwales.

More information

To find more details about the graduate schemes, please see our detailed information