We are looking for 2 apprentices to join our busy team at Cuerden Hall. We are a busy 36 bed residential nursing facility for adults with complex neurological conditions. Apprentices should be 18 years,no upper age limit (due to Health and Safety regs)
Apprentice health care support worker
Sue Ryder Foundation
Closing date: 12 May 2017
30 hours flexible over 5 days
12 -15 months
Possible start date
15 May 2017
11 Mar 2016
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
2 apprentices to work 30 hours a week to undertake apprenticeship at Cuerden Hall. Apprenticeship will last 12 -15 months and upon successful completion we would hopefully find the staff permanent positions at SueRyder as a health care support worker.
Duties will include:
- Providing personal care for people
- Helping with diet and nutrition
- Supporting staff with social care and spiritual needs.
You will also be expected to comply with all Sue Ryder policies and procedures.
Requirements and prospects
Passionate about caring – transferable skills. Basic maths and English or willingness to undertake these skills. General level of education.
- Willingness to learn
- Team player.
We would look to finding the individual a permanent position at Sue Ryder – although this cannot be guaranteed. We support staff to progress to Senior support worker and assistant practitioner roles.
About the employer
Sue Ryder Cuerden Hall providing neurological care for 36 residents.and National Charity
Level 2 Apprenticeship Framework in Health and Social Care to include NVQ Technical Certificate, Employer Rights and Responsibilities and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
Health and Social Care
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Runshaw College
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The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.30 per hour from the 1st October 2015. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.
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Closing date: 12 May 2017