Apprentice Adult Care Assistant WHITEFIELD HOUSE LIMITED

An immediate start to work within a residential care setting in Whitefield, Bury. We are seeking to fill a Health & Social Care role that will support care needs of our residents. It is essential that you share our values of being kind and honest and have a positive attitude to work in a caring environment.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    8am – 2pm or 2pm – 9pm Monday - Sunday

    Total hours per week: 32

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

To undertake a variety of care duties, with trained carers present, in relation to residents’ physical and personal needs including washing, dressing, bathing, toileting, serving meals, assisting to eat and any other personal needs

  • To promote the dignity, privacy and encourage the independence of residents under the supervision of the management, seniors and other care staff
  • Comply with CQC regulations
  • Adhering to current GDPR requirements
  • To undertake any other duties to enable the efficient delivery of excellent person-centered care

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

  • Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Diploma in Care (Adult Care)
  • College attendance is not currently required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • There will be an opportunity for permanent employment and career progression on successful completion of the apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Desired

Things to consider

To work as part of the care team to provide care and support in order to maximise residents’ quality of life • To complete all training requirements to a high standard • Ability to accurately follow instructions • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with staff and residents • Ability to communicate well both in the written and spoken word

About the employer

A Fine Residential Care Home for the Elderly. Whitefield House is a small family run care home located in Whitefield near Bury. We offer residents the highest level of professional and personal care within our beautiful Victorian property and private grounds. Dating back to 1902, Whitefield House has been tastefully renovated to provide for all the needs of its residents, while retaining much of the original character of the property. The atmosphere in the home is one of a country-house retreat and a welcoming, family environment.







M45 7NF

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below. Complete the form at the bottom of the vacancy with your details and attach a copy of your CV. A member of the Bury College Apprenticeship Team will then be in touch regarding your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2023