Apprenticeship Care Support Worker ACACIA HOMECARE LIMITED
If you want first hand experience of working in care and meeting a variety of people with different requirements, such as personal care, companionship, help with meals, medication and general household duties then this is perfect for you. You will receive full training, full pay and other employee benefits such as uniform, holiday pay & much more!
Closing date: 30 Jan 2023
Benefits include, full induction training, uniform, holiday pay, access to 2 year membership of the Bluelight card, travel subsidy, annual bonus and other adhoc monetary rewards.
Total hours per week: 30.0
Possible start date
01 Feb 2023
19 Oct 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
We are a domicilary care organisation, which means our Acacia Angels visit our customers in their own homes. Each customer is unique and will have a different requirement or conditions such as
- Elderly care
- Learning disabilites
- Mental health
- Palliative care
We provide the following services:
- Personal care - washing, bathing and helping with toileting needs
- Meal preparation
- Medication assistance
- General household care
Once a customer call has been completed all our care support staff, record in detail what care was provided and general comments about the customer and report any concerns directly to the office.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Your training will take place with Brooklands College, Weysbidge, Surrey and you will undertake the Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care qualification.
You will be required to attend college once a week to fulfill the theory and support this with 30 hours of week of care work with us.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Once you have qualified and gained your work experience as a care worker, you can go into many routes such as:
- Senior carer
- Care manager
- Office administration
- Rota planning
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Things to consider
About the employer
Healthcare support worker
Level 2 (GCSE)
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