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Care Assistant Apprentice Belvedere Lodge

Supporting and assisting residents with daily living tasks, providing personal care to residents.

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Closing date: 13 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £249.38

  • Working week

    5 shifts per week - 3 of these shifts will be actual shifts working as part of the team and the other 2 will be supernumerary days where you can observe.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001816179

  • Positions

    2 available

  • Assisting with washing and dressing
  • Bathing/showering residents
  • Assisting at meal times as required
  • Electronical documentation of care given
  • Providing meaningful activities
  • Preparing for resident’s visitors
  • Making beds and doing laundry
  • Going for short walks with residents

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Desired skills requiredAny qualifications in health and social care or working towards a care qualification.

Personal qualities

Calm, patient, kind, caring, good time keeping, flexible

Desired qualifications

Training given once employed along with apprenticeship

Future prospects

Following apprenticeship, full time hours will be available in employment, further progression in care.

Things to consider

Uniform – black trousers, flat shoes/black trainers

T Shirt – Uniforms can be purchased from the Ablecare website


About the employer

Small family run residential / dementia home for older people.

Employer

Belvedere Lodge

Address

1

Belvedere Road

Bristol

BS6 7JG

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Training

Training provider

CITY OF BRISTOL COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City of Bristol College

Contact

Apprenticeship Team 0117 3125250 partnerships@cityofbristol.ac.uk

You’ll be completing a Level 2 Adult Care apprenticeship standard which will provide you with a highly transferable set of knowledge and skills, which you gain by working for us. 

These are some of the core areas you’ll get to learn:

  • Safeguarding and protection in care settings
  • Duty of care in health and social care
  • Health and safety and well-being in care settings
  • Equality and inclusion in care settings
  • Implement Person centred approaches in care settings
  • Communication in care settings
  • Responsibilities of a care worker 
  • Handling information in care settings

In addition to your workplace mentor, you will also be allocated an assessor by City of Bristol college, who will complete regular reviews with you.  These reviews are simply to make sure you are on track and happy.

This apprenticeship also requires you to complete an end point assessment which will see you demonstrate what you have learned as an apprentice and how it can be applied in any other organisation.  This will be another chance for you to shine.

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


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