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Apprentice Support Worker MARY RUSH CARE LIMITED

We are looking for Apprentice Support Workers to join our growing team. This is an opportunity for an ambitious individual who is interested in healthcare in the Gloucester area, to begin their career as a support worker.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £195.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    07 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001709157

  • Positions

    2 available

Your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Record relevant activities in Care Plans
  • Evaluate standards of Care competence
  • Provide personal care such as assistance with personal hygiene, grooming, management of continence and assisting the Service user in getting up and going to bed
  • Assisting in the preparation and making of meals, drinks and snacks
  • Enabling people who use our services to maintain a good level of nutrition and hydration
  • To provide assistance with toileting, including emptying and cleaning of commodes, emptying and changing of catheter bags and the use of aids to continence such as pads
  • To provide assistance with other tasks of daily living that people who use our services cannot manage alone
  • These may include cleaning, shopping, collection of pension, paying of bills and laundry
  • To provide social support such as talking and listening to people who use our services, helping them maintain contact with family and friends
  • Promote effective communications and relationships, including team working

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Passion for Excellence and Respect for choice for the people you care for
  • Desire to pursue self-improvement and professional development
  • -people person” and have the ability to nurture close relationships with service users and other work Colleagues

Desired qualifications

  • Due to the nature of the work involved you must be aged 18 or over.

Future prospects

  • Permanent role for the right candidate

About the employer

At Mary Rush, we provide supported living care to our service users. Our dedicated team of highly qualified staff have a genuine desire to enrich the lives of vulnerable adults with learning and associated disabilities in need of care and support. They do this by following our three main principles:Preserving DignityNo two people are ever the same. Each person has a unique life experience and the right to expect the respect they deserve.Nurturing the spiritWe care for more than the physical needs of those using our service - social interaction and mental stimulation are a vital part of daily living.Celebrating IndividualityEach person we meet has a unique life story that we want to hear and understand. It helps us to create an Individualised Care Plan based on the unique characteristics and preferences of each person.Life in a Mary Rush Home is meant to be fun - we care for all individuals who use our service and a true ethos of family, support and happiness permeates everything that we do. We create a vibrant atmosphere where life is lived to the full and independence, choice, freedom and dignity are valued above all else.

Employer

MARY RUSH CARE LIMITED

Address

G02 ,Pure Offices,

Kestrel Court, Waterwells Drive

Quedgeley

GL2 2AT

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Training

Training provider

Paragon

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Paragon Skills For Industry

Contact

Chloe Hutchins 02393874752 chloe.hutchins@pgon.co.uk

  • Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider supporting over 4,000 learners through their training, and 1,500 organisations to consistently deliver high quality Apprenticeships across their businesses. Paragon Skills achieves some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. Its extensive experience across multiple specialisms has contributed to an overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19) exceeding the national average of 65.6%, and an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating.
  • On completion of this 12 month Apprenticeship you will have achieved Level 2 Adult Care

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021