4 days ago
Care

Ashleigh House rea looking to recruit a Care Support Worker Apprentice to support individuals with personal care, promote independence and monitor any changes over a 24 hour period.

  • Weekly wage

    £129.00

  • Working week

    Flexible working, including some weekends (TBC)

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 May 2021

  • Date posted

    03 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001686310

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Personal care
  • Preparing individuals for healthcare activities
  • Supporting before, during and/or after those activities in line with their care plan

Non- clinical duties can include:

  • Keeping records
  • Making beds and tidying up your work areas
  • Supporting with meal time

You will be able to address straightforward problems in your day to day work.

Desired skills

  • Good handwriting skills
  • Team worker

Personal qualities

  • Respecting individuals for who they are and treating people with respect and dignity
  • Commitment to quality care and support
  • Be a good listener and get to know their individual needs
  • Respect peoples rights to make their own choices and how they want to be supported

Desired qualifications

Maths & English A-C/9-4 or equivalent.

Future prospects

To be decided upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Must enjoy working with the elderly.

Shift work, including occasional week ends.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates