Apprentice Care Assistant - Intermediate (Level 2)

Stress Free Executives Ltd (Employer)

Paragon Training Academy Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £210.00
30.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 30 Hours Per Week shifts tbc
12 months (duration)
8 February 2021(start date)
Adult care worker (apprenticeship standard)
1 February 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Due to our continuing growth, we are URGENTLY looking for professional and compassionate caregivers, who want to provide amazing support to vulnerable adults in their homes and get recognised for what they do. You will be supporting our service users to achieve their dreams.

Responsibilities

At Yowsun Care, we pride ourselves on the high standard of care that we provide. We ensure that our services enhance the quality of life of our service users through the support we provide by helping them lead a very independent life, as much as possible, in the comfort of their own homes.

As Apprentice Care Assistant you will be helping clients in their own homes with all aspects of their day-to-day living, including physical and social activities such as eating, bathing and shopping.

We are looking for people who are caring, supportive and passionate about providing a high level of care and support to vulnerable people, who can help them maintain their dignity and respect at all times. Good communication skills, both written and verbal, and an empathetic approach are essential.

Previous experience in the Care Industry is not essential, as a full induction course and ‘shadow’ training will be provided to successful candidates.

As Apprentice Care Assistant you will be responsible for supporting clients to live independent lives in their own homes, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting clients with all aspects of their day-to-day living, including physical and social activities
  • Helping with eating, bathing and shopping
  • Maintaining clients dignity and respect at all times

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Caring
  • Supportive
  • A great communicator
  • Empathetic
  • Have a car/scooter/motorbike

Future Prospects

Opportunity to progress onto a Level 3 and more advanced roles.

Reality Check

30+ hours per week with mixed shifts.

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Empathetic

Qualities Required

  • Supportive
  • Caring

Qualifications Required

  • Good level of English needed.
  • Car/Scooter/Motorbike needed

Training Provided

On completion of this 15 month apprenticeship you will have achieved:

  • Level 2 Adult Care Worker
  • Care Certificate
  • Diploma in Health and Social Care
  • Functional skills if required

Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider supporting over 4,000 learners through their training, and 1,500 organisations to consistently deliver high quality Apprenticeships across their businesses. Paragon Skills achieves some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. Its extensive experience across multiple specialisms has contributed to an overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19) exceeding the national average of 65.6%, and an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating.

 

 

 

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