Level 2 Adult Care Apprenticeship - Rockny House ROCKNY HOUSE LIMITED

An exciting role for someone eager to start their career in Adult Care. Mon- Sun, based in a friendly care home, this is a rewarding role that involves working as part of a team to plan, organise and provide exceptional care for people who need extra support in their daily lives.

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

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Closing date: 01 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,236.80

    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

    Mon - Sun hours to be determined

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 May 2024

  • Date posted

    25 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000232375

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As an adult care apprentice you will be a key member of the team. Your daily activities may include: 

  • Planning and completing activities with the service users that will enhance their quality of life 
  • Assisting service users with their personal care needs including getting up in the morning, dressing, undressing, washing, bathing and using the toilet 
  • Helping to prepare meals and drinks
  • Completing service user records and paperwork in line with legislation 
  • Ensuring health and safety is followed at all times and the require standards are met 

This position would suit a candidate with a friendly and approachable manner, who is able to work on their own initiative and prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Adult Care Worker apprenticeship, which includes:

Level 2 Diploma in Care

Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There may be the opportunity to continue your employment at the end of the level 2 apprenticeship and progress to level 3.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired

Things to consider

If you are using public transport to get to this employer, please ensure you have researched the route and that a regular service is available.

About the employer

Rockny House in Kidderminster is a Residential home specialising in the provision of services relating to accommodation for persons who require nursing or personal care, caring for adults over 65 yrs, caring for adults under 65 yrs, dementia, learning disabilities, mental health conditions and physical disabilities. Currently the home is registered for a maximum of fifteen people. Open 7 days a week.  

Employer

ROCKNY HOUSE LIMITED

Address

25 Birmingham Road

Kidderminster

DY10 2BX

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Training

Training provider

ASPIRATION TRAINING LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 May 2024