Apprentice Home Care Giving Angel FRIENDS CARE LIMITED
Are you a caring person that can make an important difference to people in your community? At Visiting Angels, we are a growing quality at home care company for Cambridgeshire and we need genuine, caring and dedicated people who wish to make a real difference to our adult client lives.
Closing date: 28 Oct 2022
£164.00 - £192.00
Total hours per week: 16.00
Possible start date
07 Nov 2022
25 Jan 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
The role involves providing care and companionship for clients in their home and may include personal care, assistance with medication and nutrition, shopping and activities that help clients lead their best lives.
You will have the opportunity to help people every moment of your working day caring for our clients like they are part of our family. We are looking for caring people with great listening skills, outstanding empathy, loving personality, and the drive to make a difference to our client’s lives.
You will be part of a team of caregiving angels that deliver carer across Cambridgeshire with the support of an office team. We provide extensive training to prepare you for the role and through the apprenticeship program you will achieve your Level 2 Adult Care Worker apprenticeship standard.
Requirements and prospects
- You must be able to get to clients using your own transport
- You must have excellent communication skills, be enthusiastic credible and confident
Caring person with great listening skills, outstanding empathy and the drive to make a difference to our clients lives. You must be trustworthy, reliable and passionate about delivering quality care. You must be flexible in order to respond to changing circumstances and priorities
No qualifications are required, we will provide your training through the Visiting Angels Academy.
For those that want to be a career carer, there are different levels leading to principal caregiving angel. For those interested in management, our senior care giving angels and team leaders provide that opportunity.
Things to consider
Evening and weekend working required.
About the employer
Visiting Angels has been providing care across the world for 20 years. We are building a premium care business by recruiting, training and supporting the very best carers and enabling them to deliver premium quality care. We know that our caregivers are brilliant, loving, professional people who make a real difference.
As a growing business we can offer caregiver jobs and provide support for further progressions- The sky is the limit! It is wrong that important people entrusted with looking after someone’s family, are expected to do so for minimum wage. Consequently, we pay you, our Angels much more, (we are accredited by the Living Wage Foundation), to reflect the outstanding job you do, everyday, supporting our client’s needs.
We are already rated 10 out of 10, on homecare.co.uk and achived a good rating with CQC. We offer additional benefits and rewards: paid travel time and mileage allowance, company mobile telephone, option of a permanent contract, carer reward programme, pension, training and development.
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Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Impact Futures
Level 2 Adult Care Worker apprenticeship standard, which includes:
- Level 2 Diploma in Care
Over the course of 23 months (dependent upon the level of course an apprentice is being enrolled onto), you will study modules such as personal development in care settings, the responsibilities of a care worker, handling information in care settings, implementing person-centred care plans, safeguarding & protection in care settings, duty of care in care settings, communication in care settings, equality & inclusion in care settings and health & safety and wellbeing in care settings (these units may differ).
Adult care worker
Level 2 (GCSE)
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