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Apprentice Domiciliary Care Worker SHARING HEALTHCARE LIMITED

Sharing Healthcare are currently recruiting Domiciliary Care workers to cover the Brentwood area and we would like you to join our amazing team based in Brentwood. Our kind and friendly care workers support vulnerable people by keeping them safe and independent living in their own comfortable environment and along with their loved ones.

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

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Closing date: 27 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £230.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Sunday, shifts will cover anytime between 8.00 am - 9.00pm

    Total hours per week: 25.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    14 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001699978

  • Positions

    2 available

Duties To include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist with personal care
  • Assist with medication
  • Meal preparation
  • Shopping, light housework, laundry
  • Sitting service/companionship/escorting
  • Ensuring all need are met as outlined in each service users individual care plan

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Organisational, written and verbal skills.
  • Able to deal and manage conflict in a professional and calm manner
  • Be Competent in using mobile app in relation to the role

Personal qualities

  • Punctual and reliable
  • Energetic, driven and positive
  • Pleasant and friendly personality
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to the work-based learning route

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English would be beneficial, however not essential

Future prospects

  • Progression to full-time employment for the right candidate on completion of the Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship. To progress in the Health and Social Care industry and have a drive to succeed and take on further qualifications to enhance your skill set

Things to consider

  • You must reside within the Brentwood Area. The standard Hourly rate for this role is £9.20 per Hour Monday to Friday. Based on a 25 hour working week this equates to £230 per week
  • There are enhanced rates for the weekend; £9.50 per Hour Saturday and £10 per Hour Sunday
  • You are only required to work alternate weekends
  • The role will commence at around 25 to 30 hours per week with a view to increase
  • Mileage is paid for car uses using their own vehicles
  • You will need your own smart phone either apple or android as there is a requirement to complete data via the companies' mobile app
  • You will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS disclosure if you are successful at interview. The costs of the DBS are fully covered by the employer

About the employer

Sharing Healthcare are currently recruiting Domiciliary Care workers and we would like you to join our amazing team based in Brentwood.

Our kind and friendly care workers support adults, the elderly, the less abled and other vulnerable people by keeping them safe and independent living in their own comfortable environment in their homes and along with their loved ones.   

Working in adult social care gives you the chance to build on the your skills you have and learn new skills.  When we are out in the community, caring each day is not the same and brings out your natural qualities in changing situations as each client needs vary.

Employer

SHARING HEALTHCARE LIMITED

Address

11 Wheatley Close

Hornchurch

RM11 2DR

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Training

Training provider

W Academy & Education

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Wildes Education

Contact

Phil Stevenson phil.stevenson@wildeseducation.co.uk

Level 2 Adult Care Worker apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Training will take place at the employer premises

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 27 Sep 2021