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Homecare Worker Apprentice SURE HEALTHCARE & SUPPORTED LIVING UK LIMITED

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to start their career within the care sector. You will be given the chance to work for a highly skilled provider within the healthcare and social care setting, earn as you learn, all whilst working towards gaining an Adult Care Worker Level 2 qualification. Duties include supporting the service users to maintain their relationships and connections with the local community and making sure that care plans and other information about how to support services users are followed.

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Closing date: 17 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £24,960.00

  • Working week

    Full time hours. 2 week rolling rota: 3 long days - Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. 4 Long days - Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday. Hours to be confirmed by the employer

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    30 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000112075

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Ensure service users are at the heart of care delivery and their wishes and preferences enhance their wellbeing
  • To contribute to the efficient running of the service
  • Support service users to maintain their relationships and connections with the local community
  • Ensure care plans and other information about how to support services users are followed
  • Be responsible for informing the field care supervisor/registered manager of any changes in the needs of service users
  • Be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of those individuals they support
  • If desired by the service user, maintain and develop relationships with family, friends and other people important in their life

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Your training will take place within the workplace, you will be supported by experienced staff members all whilst working towards gaining an Adult care worker level 2 qualification
  • Individuals without level 1 English and maths will need to achieve this level and take the test for level 2 English and maths prior to taking the end-point assessment

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is opportunity for the right candidate to continue within the company once your apprenticeship has been completed.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9 (C or above)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade 4-9 (C or above)) Desired

Things to consider

Applicants will need to have a driving licence and access to their own vehicle as it will require travel between different customers. £200 car allowance per month for full time workers.

About the employer

Sure Healthcare is a highly skilled provider within the healthcare and social care setting. We offer quality care to individuals or trusts as our main CQC registered activity, and also support other care providers such as residential and nursing homes.

Employer

SURE HEALTHCARE & SUPPORTED LIVING UK LIMITED

Address

31 HESSLE ROAD

HULL

HU3 2AA

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Training

Training provider

SPRINGFIELD TRAINING LIMITED

Contact

David

david@springfieldtraining.com

07754 554014

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)


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