Care Apprentice CIVICARE EAST LTD
Learn while you earn Varied Role (Office, Shifts & On Call Team Member) Extras work available to boost wages Flexible hours for extra work Rewarding Role Learning, development and opportunities for progression
Closing date: 18 Oct 2017
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
25 Oct 2017
30 Jun 2017
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Civicare East Ltd are looking for a Care Apprentice to work in the office, out in the field and as part of the on call emergency team. The role would consist of a minimum of 30 hours with extra hours available to boost wages.
We have previously employed an apprentice who is now our Training Manager so we know how we as a team can help you to achieve your qualification and meet your career goals.
24 hour support is provided as well as an intensive induction and continuous training programme.
The office role would include coordinating shifts, making and answering telephone calls, liaising with others, filing, paper work, computer work and other general office tasks.
Shifts work with the clients is in their own homes and would mean you would need to get from house to house so a car driver would be preferred for the role. Shifts would entail personal care, medication, housework, laundry, shopping, cooking, companionship ect. On a shift you would earn £7.80-£10.35 per hour.
Being a part of the On Call Emergency Team would mean taking the work phone home when the office is closed and dealing with emergency calls such as client enquiries and staff sickness. This pays £20 on a weekday evening and £100 per weekend.All shifts and on call are double pay on Bank Holidays.
Requirements and prospects
- Be able to drive would be desirable but not essential.
- Good communication skills.
- Caring Attitude.
- Hard working.
- Works well in a team.
- DBS police Checks.
About the employer
CIVICARE EAST LTD
- Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults).
- Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care.
- Level 2 Award in Employee Rights and Responsibilities in Health and Social Care Settings.
- English and Maths Functional skills if required.
- Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
Health and Social Care
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Chelmsford College
Fiona Byford-Smith 01245 293009
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Closing date: 18 Oct 2017