Apprentice Reablement Support Worker Stockton Borough Council

To assist with the provision of personal care and low level thereaby support, in accordance with the Reablement Support Plan, to people to enable them to regain/ maximise their independance

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Closing date: 25 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £121.00 - £225.00

  • Working week

    The normal working week is 30 hours. This role includes flexible working hours - Ability to work any day of the week between 7 am - 10 pm (based on a rota)

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

 Assist with the implementation of Reablement Support Plans in both undertaking actual tasks and enabling the person, at the appropriate stages of their reablement journey with:

  • Low level exercises
  • Personal care and hygiene
  • Preparation and cooking food
  • Prompting medication, as required
  • Daily household tasks

GENERAL Other Duties - The duties and responsibilities in this job description are not exhaustive. The post holder may be required to undertake other duties from time to time within the general scope of the post. Any such duties should not substantially change the general character of the post. Duties and responsibilities outside of the general scope of this grade of post will be with the consent of the post holder. The post will be for 12 - 18 months. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Willingness to care and support other people
  • Good GCSE results in a range of subjects
  • Working as part of a team
  • Good attention to detail
  • Be articulate and able to converse confidently in a pleasant and professional manner
  • Driving Licence and access to motor vehicle

Personal qualities

  • Flexible approach to work
  • Self - motivated
  • Smart Appearance 
  • Ability to be punctual

Qualifications required

Good GCSE results or equivalent

Future prospects

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working, positive individual who is self-motivated and able to work on their own initiative as well as being a team player. The successful candidate will be committed to providing excellent service, be willing to learn and develop, and will not be afraid to try new things. As an Apprentice, you will be eligible to apply for any internal vacancies as and when they arise within the Council.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Stockton is the largest of the unitary authorities in the Tees Valley


Stockton Borough Council


High Newham Road


TS19 8RH

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Training provider

  • You will be fully trained in all aspects of Health and Social Care and have a mentor who will fully support you in your progression and training
  • Level 2 qualification
  • Functional skills if required
  • ERR
  • PLTS

Apprenticeship framework

Health and Social Care

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Stockton Borough Council


Allison Smith 01642 527570

Employer's Application Instructions

Stockton Borough Council follow the link to apply for vacancies

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 25 Sep 2017