Fountain View Care Home

Social Care Worker Apprentice

Employer:

Fountain View Care Home

Training Provider:

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Weekly wage £280.00
40.0 hours per week 40 hours Shifts TBC
duration: 12 months
start: 6 December 2019
Southampton
Intermediate(level 2)
Adult care worker Level 2 (GCSE) (apprenticeship standard)
29 November 2019 (application closing date)
Do you enjoying helping people and making a positive impact in their lives? Are you caring, reliable and passionate? If you feel you have these unique qualities, we would love you to join our team.

Responsibilities

Choice Care Group is looking to appoint a Health and Social Care Apprentice to work in one of our homes. The successful candidate will work towards achieving QCF Level 2 Health & Social Care.
Applicants should be at least 16 years old and not in full time education. By the end of your Apprenticeship you'll have gained new skills and experience.
If you’re new to adult social care, then an Apprenticeship is one of the best ways to get into the sector and start your career. You’ll work alongside experienced staff and learn the skills and knowledge required for you to be a skilled and confident worker.
As an Apprentice you will be supporting adults with learning disabilities, mental health disorders and complex needs in a residential care environment, providing a high standard of care and support.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver high quality personal care following the care plan and individual resident wishes to ensure the comfort and dignity of each resident
  • Delivery of care that it is of high quality and maintains the dignity and well-being of residents
  • Understand the importance of privacy, dignity, choice and consent and uphold these basic rights at all times
  • Contribute to the individualised person centred care planning process of each resident and recording appropriate interactions and observations
  • Complete all regulatory and statutory training requirements and comply with all company policy and procedures whilst at work 
  • Carry out  responsibilities for residents ensuring that residents receive one-to-one quality time when on duty

Future Prospects

On-going training and development are provided by Choice Care Group, which will give the applicant the opportunity to further their career. Furthermore, the apprenticeship will provide you with valuable experience within the industry.

Reality Check

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early

Skills Required

It is essential to have a keen interest in the Health and Social Care Industry.

Qualities Required

  • Good communication skills are essential.
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Have adaptability and flexibility
  • To be professional at all times 
  • Be able to work as part of a team

Qualifications Required

No qualifications required and full training given.

Training Provided

Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship 

  • Diploma in Health and Social Care
  • Care Certificate
  • Functional Skills in maths
  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in ICT
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