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Apprenticeship in Home Care TRANQUILLITY CARE SOLUTIONS UK LTD

A apprentice Home Care Assistant is required to support vulnerable individuals in their own homes. We aim to keep individuals at home as long as is safe to do so. Vulnerable people, we look after including mainly elderly clients but also younger clients with mobility or health issues which mean they require some support at home.

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Shift work, hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2022

  • Date posted

    21 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001715082

  • Positions

    4 available

Tasks will include:

  • Supporting individuals to take medication
  • Using equipment to support transfers for those with mobility issues
  • Support with personal hygiene
  • Domestic tasks
  • Support to prepare meals and drinks
  • Companionship 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Compassion
  • Caring
  • Friendly
  • Team player

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualifications required
  • Good levels of maths & English

Future prospects

  • A permanent position may be offered to the right candidate upon completion of their apprenticeship

Things to consider

  • You will need to complete a trial period
  • You must have a driving licence and vehicle (due to the nature of the role). You will also need Business insurance as travelling between clients homes

About the employer

Tranquillity Care solutions UK Ltd is a private home care company with both private and council clients.

We aim to give our clients person centred care which supports them to stay at home safely and happily. We encourage independence and we show compassion to our clients and our staff team.

Employer

TRANQUILLITY CARE SOLUTIONS UK LTD

Address

A 81

Colchester

CO7 9AB

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Training

Training provider

THELIGHTBULB LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The LightBulb Limited

Contact

Stuart Goudge 07375 661914 stuart.goudge@thelightbulb.net

  • TheLightBulb will deliver the Level 2 Adult Care worker standard
  • You will complete Functional Skills in maths & English if required
  • To include 20% off the job training
  • In-house training will be given to support specifics of the role
  • Level 2 diploma in health and social care (adults) for England (QCF)
  • The Care Certificate

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


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