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Adult Care Assistant Apprentice Hafod Care Ltd

This is a great opportunity earn while you learn and start your career in the care sector.

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Closing date: 20 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.00

    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

    Shifts can be varied and flexible however an example is - 8 am - 2:15 pm or 2 pm to 8:15 pm. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    21 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    03 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001719376

  • Positions

    1 available

Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • Delivering essential daily care to elderly people
  • Assisting service users with personal care tasks, such as washing, dressing, eating and toileting
  • Managing light housekeeping tasks, such as dusting, vacuuming and changing bed linens
  • Assisting in the safe lifting, transferring, repositioning and movement of service users
  • Providing service users with companionship support, enabling their daily activities and positively impacting their wellbeing

You will be providing care for service users with a range of health conditions including:

  • Dementia
  • Physical disabilities
  • Sensory impairments
  • Substance misuse problems
  • Disorder or injuries

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Great communication 
  • Eager to learn
  • Excellent time-keeping 
  • Caring, patient and kind

Personal qualities

To join this organisation you will need to be outgoing, compassionate and caring in your work supporting elderly service users.

Desired qualifications

Grades 4-9 (C-A*) in Maths and English (or the equivalent). 

Future prospects

A career in Adult Healthcare offers exceptional opportunities for future progression, where workers are rewarded for their hard work and dedication through promotion to more senior levels and management. Future longer term career prospects include nursing pathways.

Things to consider

Roles available within the community or the nursing home.

The vacancy location is close to both the bus and train station. Please consider how you intend to get to and from the place of work, if successful. Parking available.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Hafod Care Organisation are looking for their next Care Assistant Apprentices. This is an exciting opportunity to take your first steps in joining the Healthcare Sector. This company are well-established and able to offer a friendly and supportive working environment for newly appointed Care Assistants to thrive.

Employer

Hafod Care Ltd

Address

14

Anchorage Road

Sutton Coldfield

B74 2PR

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Training

Training provider

Total Training Provision

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Total Training Provision

Contact

Michelle Martin michelle.martin@total-tp.cm

Full training in a variety of essential skills, working towards the Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


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