Care Assistant Apprenticeship CROFTWOOD CARE (CHESHIRE) LIMITED

My client is looking for a new reliable and caring member of staff to join their hard working and friendly team. You will need to be understanding, respectful and have a dignified approach to all residents and duties. A bright outlook and willingness to go that extra mile for residents, staff and visitors is a must.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £152.00

  • Working week

    30 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    04 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001304664

  • Positions

    3 available

Duties include:

 

  • Assisting residents with dressing, undressing, bathing and personal care
  • Helping residents with mobility problems and disabilities
  • To care for residents who are unwell i.e. changing dressings and bed nursing
  • To plan and assist in mental and physical activities for residents i.e walking with them, reading, and hobbies.
  • To make and change beds, light cleaning duties and emptying commodes
  • To launder and inspect residents clothing
  • To meet and greet visitors to the home and answer telephone calls
  • Take part in staff meetings and training activities as directed
  • To read and write reports
  • To prepare and deliver meals and assist in feeding residents who need help
  • To conduct all procedures in the home in line with legislation.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Skills;

  • Good Time Keeping
  • Ability to take instruction
  • Communicate effectively with all ages
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Committed to personal and professional development

Personal qualities

Personal;

  • Team Player
  • Outgoing
  • Friendly
  • Fun
  • Caring
  • Trustworthy
  • Mature
  • Able to use own initiative

Qualifications required

No formal qualifications required

Future prospects

a long term career in care.

About the employer

Ingersley Court is a purpose-built home set in the rural town of Bollington. It is situated in a quiet residential area and boasts picturesque views including the local landmark, ‘White Nancy’. It is close to the parish church, several pubs, the bus stop and local shops. The home has a good proportion of premium rooms with both en suite and kitchen facilities. As well as the care home services, Ingersley Court also has some attached accommodation for older people consisting of eight self-contained one bedroom flats over two floors. These flats are available on a rental basis. Ingersley Court has 32 single rooms, including 19 with en-suite facilities. There is also one double bedroom. All rooms have television points and 13 have a telephone line. There are a number of pleasant lounge areas and dining rooms throughout the home. One of the lounges is fitted with a hearing loop, a discreet device to improve sound reception and aid those with hearing difficulties. There are pleasant, wheelchair accessible gardens and a patio area to the rear of the home with tables and chairs. There is also a lovely roof garden which is easily accessed from the first floor, with beautiful views of White Nancy and the local area.

Employer

CROFTWOOD CARE (CHESHIRE) LIMITED

Address

Ingersley Court

Macclesfield

SK10 5QA

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Training provider

QCF training will be provided and a certificate in Health and Social care will be gained.
•Intermediate Apprenticeship in Health and Social Care
•City &Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults)
•City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
•Functional skills - Application of Number Level 1 and Communication Level 1

Apprenticeship framework

Health and Social Care

Training provider

T2 Business Solutions

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by T2 Business Solutions

Contact

Liz 02920534870 elizabeth.leverson@t2group.co.uk


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Closing date: 01 Oct 2017