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Social Care Worker Apprentice Fernley House

Do you enjoying helping people and making a positive impact in their lives? Are you caring, reliable and passionate? If you feel you have these unique qualities, we would love you to join our team.

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

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Closing date: 13 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £280.00

  • Working week

    40 hours a week - Including weekends. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    65 weeks

  • Possible start date

    20 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    27 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001758634

  • Positions

    1 available

At Choice Care Group, you will be working towards an Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship standard over the course of 15 months!

An apprenticeship with Choice Care Group will be not only a meaningful, active and rewarding job, but a possible new career as well and the opportunity to work with a fun, dedicated team.

Choice Care Group is looking to appoint a Health and Social Care Apprentice to work in one of our homes. The successful candidate will work towards achieving a Level 2 Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship

Applicants should be at least 16 years old and not in full time education. By the end of your Apprenticeship you'll have gained new skills and experience.

If you're new to adult social care, then an Apprenticeship is one of the best ways to get into the sector and start your career. You'll work alongside experienced staff and learn the skills and knowledge required for you to be a skilled and confident worker.

As an Apprentice you will be supporting adults with learning disabilities, mental health disorders and complex needs in a residential care environment, providing a high standard of care and support.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high quality personal care following the care plan and individual resident wishes to ensure the comfort and dignity of each resident
  • Delivery of care that it is of high quality and maintains the dignity and well-being of residents
  • Understand the importance of privacy, dignity, choice and consent and uphold these basic rights at all times
  • Contribute to the individualised person-centred care planning process of each resident and recording appropriate interactions and observations
  • Complete all regulatory and statutory training requirements and comply with all company policy and procedures whilst at work
  • Carry out responsibilities for residents ensuring that residents receive one-to-one quality time when on duty

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

It is essential to have a keen interest in the Health and Social Care Industry!

  • Good communication skills are essential

Personal qualities

  • Have a positive attitude
  • Have adaptability and flexibility
  • To be professional at all times
  • Be able to work as part of a team

Desired qualifications

No qualifications required and full training given.

Future prospects

Ongoing training and support available.

Things to consider

From November 11th, people working or volunteering in certain Care Quality Commission registered care homes in England must be vaccinated by law, unless exempt. Choice Care require all staff to be either intending to be vaccinated or to be already vaccinated from Coronavirus.

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.


About the employer

Choice Ltd began delivering services to people with learning disabilities and complex needs in 1992. We later acquired two further residential support companies (Truecare Group Ltd and Orchard End Ltd) and a supported living provider, called Excel Support Services. Collectively, we now work as one group, known as the Choice Care Group.

Our services

Choice Care Group has evolved to become a leading provider in the delivery of both residential and supported living services for people with learning disabilities and mental health disorders, with a particular specialism in working with individuals who have highly complex needs or have a history of being a risk to themselves or others. A high proportion of the people we support are also on the autism spectrum.

Employer

Fernley House

Address

86

Straight Road

Windsor

SL4 2RX

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Contact

recruitment@lifetimetraining.co.uk

  • Adult Care Worker Level 2
  • Function Skills in maths and English

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Dec 2021