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Care Assistant Apprenticeship Coton Care Limited

An excellent opportunity has become available in the Wolverhampton area for an apprentice care assistant at Coton Grange. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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

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Closing date: 23 Nov 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

    Monday to Friday, 37.5 Hours Per Week, Times TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    26 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001743004

  • Positions

    1 available

Within the team the candidate will assist the other care assistants to plan and organise the care of the residents.

Other duties may include working as part of a team to deliver an outstanding and professional service within the setting.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assisting service users with their personal care needs including getting up in the morning, dressing, undressing, washing, bathing and using the toilet
  • Helping to prepare meals and drinks, ensuring that the required standards are met
  • Planning and completing activities with the service users that will enhance their quality of life and encourage individual interests
  • Ensuring health and safety is followed at all times
  • Completing service user records and paperwork in line with legislation

The successful candidate must be committed to a learning pathway within a vocational setting with full training up to Level 2 Apprenticeship in Health and Social (with the possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Health and Social care where appropriate). This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You must have a passion and desire to work with mentally and physically challenged adults

Personal qualities

Willing to work as part of a team
Committed to completing a qualification
Great if able to work using own initiative

Desired qualifications

A*-C (9-4) grades in English and maths at GCSE level or equivalent

Future prospects

Further progression on to a Level 3 qualification

About the employer

Coton Care comprises two homes for the elderly in Wolverhampton, providing en-suite rooms for general care and specialist Dementia Care. Our aim is to provide a safe and caring environment for our residents, providing each resident with a person-centred care plan.

Employer

Coton Care Limited

Address

Stockwell End

Wolverhampton

WV6 9PH

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspiration Training Ltd

Contact

Natalie Cox 07879554905 ncox@aspirationtraining.com

Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Full training up to Level 2 in Health and Social Care, with the possibility of progressing on to a Level 3 qualification
  • Functional Skills for maths and English if required
  • QCF Qualification

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 Aspiration Training Limited website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to Aspiration Training Limited 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: 23 Nov 2021