Apprentice Autism Practitioner Camphill Village Trust

Camphill Village Trust's Ashfield House are looking for an apprentice to join their team caring for adults with learning difficulties, particularly autism. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to develop their career working with a very experienced team in a homely environment.

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

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £122.50

  • Working week

    35 hours per week. Typical shift pattern includes 3 days on and 4 days off rota 7am - 8pm or 8am - 9pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001304959

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Supporting services users to get up in the morning, have breakfast and prepare for their day
  • Accompany service users to placements or to do activities
  • Support service users to have lunch
  • Accompany service users to take part in local social activities such as playing pool or going for tea and cake in a local cafe
  • Help service users prepare the evening meal
  • Write up notes and finacnes
  • Plan activities for the following day
  • Contribute to changes in individual care plans

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good Communicator
  • Asks for help when unsure
  • Literate
  • Team Player
  • Numerate
  • Ability to Follow Instruction

Personal qualities

  • Positive Attitude
  • Self motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Trustworthy
  • Honest
  • Reliable
  • Caring nature
  • Calm

Qualifications required

Level 2 Diploma in Adult Social Care or equivalent experience

Future prospects

There is a good opportunity to progress within the team or this could be a good route into a nursing career if desired.

Things to consider

Working within an experienced and supportive team of 5 staff No lone working Includes some weekend working on a rota basis but no working nights

About the employer

Camphill Village Trust provide care for adults with learning difficulties such as Autism and challenging behaviour within a homely environment.

Employer

Camphill Village Trust

Address

Ashfield House

Sugar Loaf Lane

Kidderminster

DY10 3PB

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Training provider

  • Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 3
  • Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adults Social Care Level 3
  • Functional Skills Level 2 Mathematics
  • Functional Skills Level 2 English

Apprenticeship framework

Health and Social Care

Training provider

HEART OF WORCESTERSHIRE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Heart of Worcestershire College

Contact

Jake Price japrice@howcollege.ac.uk


Employer's Application Instructions

Please ensure you create an account on the Heart of Worcestershire’s website via the link provided to apply for this vacancy. Please note: All interviews are booked via email-please check your inbox on a regular basis.


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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Sep 2017