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Apprentice Health Care Assistant Gorselands

Come and join our team within our friendly, peaceful family run home. We offer free uniforms, on site parking, competitive rate of pay, variety of flexible shifts, and a nurturing environment. This is available at both levels 2 & 3.

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

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Closing date: 19 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    21 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As an Apprentice Health Care Assistant, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Observing, monitoring and recording residents' conditions
  • Taking temperature, pulse, respiration and weight
  • Communicating with the residents, relatives and other staff members
  • Assisting with personal care and clinical duties
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Food, personal hygiene and overall reassurance, safety and comfort

We are looking for somebody who:

  • Is an empathetic and caring individual
  • Great communicator
  • Team Player
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Self-sufficient
  • Kind personality
  • Strong work ethic

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Great communicator
  • Team player

Personal qualities

  • Empathetic and caring
  • Strong work ethic
  • Kind personality

Desired qualifications

GCSE passes in English and maths preferred but not essential as Functional Skills can be completed.

Future prospects

Potential for career development.

About the employer

Gorselands Nursing Home is a family run nursing home with over 30 years experience.




Burley Street, Coach Hill Lane


BH24 4HN

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Training provider


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


Tess Allan 02393 876404

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 Health and Social Care

Apprenticeship standard

Healthcare support 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.

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Nov 2021