Brookside Day Centre

Apprentice Support worker - Intermediate (Level 2)

Brookside Day Centre (Employer)

Central Young Men's Christian Association (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £124.50
30.0 hours per week Mon - Fri - The Service is open from 8.30am – 4.30pm your working hours will be between these times
12 months (duration)
5 October 2020(start date)
Adult care worker (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
30 September 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you looking for a career in Health and Social Care? We are looking for someone to join our dynamic friendly team. We make sure the people we support are given opportunities to meet their personal outcomes, fulfil personal goals retain and expand life skills, make new friends and widen their social circle.


  • The post holder will be responsible in providing direct care and support to Clients accessing the Brookside Day Service provision
  • The post holder will be responsible
  • To plan, monitor, review and provide support packages for our clients,
  • Maintaining a high standard of support and care to people
  • Ensuring their emotional, physical, cultural and social needs are met
  • Promoting the rights and independence of the individual
  • The post holder will promote an environment in which people are encouraged to retain control over their own lives and are involved in the decisions that affect them
  • Providing an environment leading to a high-quality standard of care

Future Prospects

  • A permanent position may be offered upon successful completion of the apprenticeship
  • Opportunity to learn and develop within the company
  • Progression on to higher apprenticeship / training

Reality Check

Brookside believes that every individual should have the opportunity to maximise their potential and lead an independent life. These beliefs assist us in striving to ensure that all members of the local community are afforded equitable opportunities to take ownership of their lives. We endorse the notion that every single human being has a right to exercise choice and control over each decision that shapes their future, including the services they use. A full Enhanced DBS will be required

Skills Required

  • Outgoing and confident
  • Have Interests and ideas to bring variety to the service
  • Great communication skills
  • Creative
  • Conscientious
  • Great team worker

Qualities Required

  • Willing to learn
  • Reliable
  • Confident, professional and trustworthy

Qualifications Required

GCSE Level maths & English, 4–9 or equivalent but not essential

Training Provided

  • Level 2 Adult care worker apprenticeship standard
  • Functional skills where required
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