Care Assistant Apprenticeship - Intermediate (Level 2)

Inspirations Residential Care Home Ltd (Employer)

Aspiration Training Ltd. (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £125.00
30.0 hours per week 30 hours minimum a week, will be required to work weekends and holidays - TBC on interview
12 months (duration)
9 November 2020(start date)
Healthcare support worker (apprenticeship standard)
2 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

An opportunity has arisen with an employer in the Wolverhampton area for an apprenticeship position in Health and Social Care. Within the team the candidate will assist the other care assistants to plan and organise the care of the residents.

Responsibilities

Within the team the candidate will assist the other care assistants to plan and organise the care of the residents.

Other duties may include working as part of a team to deliver an outstanding and professional service within the setting.

Key responsibilities include:

  • 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, ensuring that the required standards are met
  • Planning and completing activities with the service users that will enhance their quality of life and encourage individual interests
  • Ensuring health and safety is followed at all times
  • Completing service user records and paperwork in line with legislation

The successful candidate must be committed to a learning pathway within a vocational setting with full training up to Level 2 Apprenticeship in Health and Social (with the possibility of progressing to Level 3 Apprenticeship in Health and Social care where appropriate). This position would suit a candidate with a bubbly, outgoing personality who is able to work on their own initiative and is prepared to commit to the work required for an apprenticeship.

Future Prospects

  • Possibility of full time employment

Reality Check

  • Have you considered the location of the setting and if you can get to it ok?

Skills Required

  • You must have a passion and desire to work in a residential care setting
  • Empathy

Qualities Required

  • Willing to work as part of a team
  • Committed to completing a qualification
  • Initiative

Qualifications Required

  • Good Literacy A*-C grades in English at GCSE level or equivalent
  • Good Numeracy A*-C grades in maths at GCSE level or equivalent

Training Provided

  • Full training up to Level 2 in Health and Social Care
  • Functional Skills for maths and English if required QCF Qualification
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