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L3 Adult care Worker (Night shifts) HIGHPOINT CARE (WEST DERBY) LIMITED

Lead Adult care worker are frontline staff who help adults with care and support helping to achieve their personal goals and live as independently and safely as possible, enabling them to have control and choice in their lives. Supervision, frontline leadership guidance and direction for others or work autonomously. NIGHT SHIFTS ONLY.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £328.77

  • Working week

    Days TBC, Night shift only - 8 pm to 8 am

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    03 Jul 2019

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001552099

  • Positions

    2 available

As a Lead Adult care worker, you will make a positive difference to someone's life when they are faced with physical, practical, social, emotional or intellectual challenges

  • Exercise judgement and take appropriate action to support individuals
  • Dignity and control by providing leadership and guidance
  • Responsible for care provided
  • Caring consistently and make a positive difference
  • Delivering care and support with kindness, consideration, dignity, empathy and respect
  • Doing the right thing for people, speaking up if the individual is at risk
  • Great communication and listening skills central to successful caring relationships
  • Applying knowledge and competence
  • Being committed to improving the experience of people who need care and support
  • CONTINUAL NIGHT SHIFTS

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Supporting those who need help
  • Communication and listening skills
  • Understanding and caring
  • Nature relationships
  • Adapt behaviours for example if an individual is hard of hearing
  • Being respectful and responsible
  • Make a positive difference in folks lives
  • Thoughtful and happy
  • Enjoy working with individuals with challenging behaviours or who suffer an illness

Personal qualities

  • Flexible and adaptable to hours and wanting to learn more
  • Understand the role of an adult care worker
  • Guidance to policies and procedures to ensure all work carried out to a high standard
  • Ensure hand over to night staff is completed
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Fun and outgoing

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSE A-C 9/4 or equivalent and also maths and English Grade A-C 9/4 or equivalent. 
  • L2 Adult care worker as this is a progression

Future prospects

After completion of the level 3 Lead carework this may lead to full time position

Things to consider

  • Working continual night shifts
  • If you are interested in day shifts there is another vacancy advertised for day shifts

About the employer

Damfield Gardens based in the community of Maghull and privately owned and has 67 residents that they care for. Some : Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment. They have been running for over 12 months and have a great reputation for the care they provide within Damfield Gardens.  They are looking for the right candidates to train and develop

NIGHT SHIFT ONLY

Employer

HIGHPOINT CARE (WEST DERBY) LIMITED

Address

1

Bourne Hurst Drive

Liverpool

L31 3FA

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Training

Training provider

DH Associates

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Dawn Hodge Associates Ltd

Contact

Jules Westbrook Jules.Westbrook@dhassociates.co.uk

DH Associates will be your training provider and you will be visited at the employers premises by a trainer to help support you through the qualification

You will need to already have obtained L2 Adult care worker and also you will be asked to complete an advanced DBS.

DHAssociates will deliver this qualification to you along with completing your work load

Apprenticeship standard

Lead adult care worker

Level 3 (A level)


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