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Nursing Assistant Apprentice Twin Oaks Nursing Home

We are looking for 2 new Nursing Assistant apprentices to join our team. The course would be a Level 2 Health and Social Care qualification along with the Care Certificate if this has not already been completed. We have a good team here at Twin Oaks with lots of experienced staff to help new apprentices through their training.

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Closing date: 25 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Between 9.30am-5pm (30 minute lunch break). Monday - Friday (days and times may change as the role evolves, this would be negotiated with the chosen candidate if needed).

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Apprentices would be assisting residents with their daily living and working with the nurse to manage heath needs. We look after a range of residents from re-enablement, allowing people to go home through to end-of-life care.

We have a good team here at Twin Oaks with lots of experienced staff to help new apprentices through their training.

Duties will include:

  • Supporting residents to make choices
  • Assisting with washing and dressing of residents
  • Assisting with food and fluid intake
  • Supporting residents with social activities
  • Noticing changes to a resident’s health or well-being and escalate concerns to the relevant members of the team
  • Contribute to the care planning of resident’s working alongside the nurse
  • Maintaining good level of record keeping
  • Communicating effectively with residents, visitors and colleagues

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The applicant would need to have a very basic understanding of IT with good verbal, non-verbal and written communication skills
  • Applicants need to be aware of confidentiality due to the sensitive nature of our work

Personal qualities

  • We are looking for someone who is friendly, good with people and willing to learn but most of all caring
  • The applicant would need to be reliable and trustworthy
  • A good team worker but with an initiative to work on their own

Desired qualifications

  • English and maths GCSE's at a grade 3/D or equivalent is desired but not necessary

Future prospects

  • Further apprenticeships are available if appropriate in level 3, level 4 and even registered professional qualifications such as Nursing Associate and Registered Nurse apprenticeships

Things to consider

  • Working in care (whatever the role) means lots of interactions with colleagues, other professionals, and most of all our residents and their families
  • You will need be open to all walks of life with a level of resilience

About the employer

We are a family owned and run Nursing Home with 2 sites in Norfolk. Our nursing homes provide care to a range of residents and aim to deliver person-centred care in a homely, friendly environment.


Twin Oaks Nursing Home



Hudson Way



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Ixion Holdings (Contracts) Limited


Adam Docherty 07947 955499

Training Provider:

  • Ixion Holdings will provide the Apprenticeship Standard Adult Care Worker Level 2
  • Level 2 Diploma in Care
  • Ixion Holdings will complete functional skills where necessary
  • Ixion Holdings will ensure Health & Safety, and Equality & Diversity


  • 7 hours per week on the job training
  • Care related E-learning and practical training
  • The Care Certificate (if not already held)

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)

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