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Apprentice Adult Care Worker Primecare UK Ltd

We are offering a fantastic opportunity to join the team as Adult Care Apprentice and learn from the experienced staff members at Sylvan House. If you have a caring nature and a natural interest in people and want to make a difference, then this is the role for you!

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

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Closing date: 17 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £154.80

    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

    Monday - Sunday, on a rota given in advance. Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    05 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001733565

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Enable Residents to lead as active and independent lives as possible by providing holistic and personal care
  • Promote choice to customers in their daily living by providing care, which meets care quality commissions (CQC) fundamental standards and support happy living for the years ahead
  • Comply with CQC fundamental standards and Anchors policies and procedures at all times
  • Prioritise tasks as appropriate
  • Escalate concerns/issues as appropriate
  • Record accurate and legible documentation
  • Deliver a care plan
  • Identify and report signs of poor practice or abuse
  • Identify and ensure health and safety standards are met

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent timekeeping skills

Personal qualities

  • Energetic, driven, and caring individual
  • A patient and naturally caring nature
  • Ability to communicate with clients in a professional but friendly manner
  • Job task planning and organising
  • Ability to work with others
  • Pleasant and friendly personality
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to the work-based learning route
  • Punctual and reliable

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. Chance of wage increase for the right candidate after showing commitment to the Apprenticeship and employer. 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 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

Sylvan House EMI Residential Home in Wirral, Birkenhead offers care for people over the age of 52 as well as those with dementia.

Staff give person-centred care and treat residents with dignity and respect. They have time to interact with the residents and socialise with them and there is a low staff turnover.

At Sylvan House EMI Residential Home they are committed to promoting as much independence as possible within the context of a safe environment and are dedicated to giving elderly people a welcoming and comfortable place that they can call "Their Home".

Employer

Primecare UK Ltd

Address

2-4 Moss Grove

BIRKENHEAD

CH42 9LD

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Training

Training provider

W Academy & Education

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Wildes Education

Contact

Kate Evason 07884698439 Kate.evason@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)

The qualification is delivered out onsite at the Care home main site. 

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: 17 Dec 2021