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Adult Social Care Apprentice Your Healthcare Community Interest Company

As an Adult Care Workers, you will have an opportunity to make a huge difference to someone’s life. You will be able to help adults with care and support needs to achieve their personal goals and live as independently and safely as possible, enabling them to have control and choice in their lives.

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Closing date: 21 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £430.50

  • Working week

    Shift work Monday - Sunday, including Bank Holidays

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001812557

  • Positions

    4 available

To respond to Discharge to Assess and complete initial assessment.

To provide intensive personal, practical and emotional support by promoting independence and choice to people with disabilities, older people or ill people. This will involve helping them to work towards their outcome – focused reablement and rehabilitation goals.

To support the Reablement Lead in the day-to-day supervision of the enablers and to monitor staff performance.

To assist with the induction and on the job training for new staff members. Drivers License is required. YH will accept candidates who are in the process of obtaining the license.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Ability to work with other professionals effectively

Ability to advocate for service users

Great communication skills and proficient knowledge of English language

IT skills: reporting, recording, written

Personal qualities

  • Caring
  • Approachable
  • Reliable
  • Committed
  • Positive can do attitude
  • Resilience

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent
  • Drivers License

Future prospects

  • View of becoming a permanent member of Your Healthcare
  • Provides an ideal entry into Nursing Associate (subject to undertaking further learning)

Things to consider

  • This role requires working within the community and visiting patients houses, so drivers license is required
  • Fully vaccinated against Covid is essential.
  • DBS check
  • Free Wellbeing Services
  • Employee Pension Scheme

About the employer

Your Healthcare CIC, formerly part of NHS Kingston is a not for profit social enterprise, proud of delivering patient-led, high quality health and social care community services for residents in Kingston & Richmond as part of the NHS family. Working as a Community Interest Company (CIC), our status allows us to invest any surplus or profit back into front line services, where it is needed most by our community. As a health and social care provider, we work in partnership to provide wide range of services to residents of Kingston and Richmond. The social care community services include: Reablement & Home Care Shared Lives Scheme.

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Employer

Your Healthcare Community Interest Company

Address

22

Hollyfield Road

Surbiton

KT5 9AL

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Training

Training provider

SMART TRAINING AND RECRUITMENT LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Smart Training & Recruitment

Contact

Smart Training nasvacancies@smarttar.co.uk

L2 - Adult Care Worker - (Adult Care)

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


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