Abbeyfield Grange Community Support Ltd

Support Worker Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Abbeyfield Grange Community Support Ltd (Employer)

Sheffield College, the (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £290.85
35.0 hours per week Shift to be confirmed between the hours of 7.00am to 7.15pm
24 months (duration)
14 December 2020(start date)
Adult care worker (apprenticeship standard)
6 December 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

To you want to start your career within the care sector? If so, Abbeyfield Grange based in Sheffield have a fantastic opportunity for a person thats passonaite about providing care. Reporting to the Senior Support Worker, day to day duties will include


Duties and responsibilites will include:

  • Work as part of a team to provide a high level of physical and emotional, 24 hour care to all service users as directed by the management team, and to cooperate with others in their care, treatment and support- for example GPs; Mental Health Workers, and relatives
  • To provide clients in the community with a befriending service 
  • Work within the guidelines set out by the Care Quality Commissions
  • Be guided by the policies and procedure in relation to: The standards of care provided Health and safety standards
  • All other policies and procedures Complete the comprehensive induction programme in line with the Care Certificate, following completion of the induction process to work towards QCF level 2 in care
  • Attend all training courses deemed by the management appropriate to the needs of the individual care worker
  • Undertake the roles of Key-Worker and Community Support Worker, when requested
  • Contribute to the social and welfare activities of service users including willingness to contribute to day trips and holidays
  • Use computers for email; word processing, and data inputting
  • Perform other duties in other departments as required

Future Prospects

  • Possibility of full time employment subject to successful completion of Apprenticeship

Reality Check

  • Please note due to the nature of this position and adult personal care, you must be over the age of 18 to apply for this position Abbeyfield Grange is located at: 148 Burngreave Rd, Sheffield S3 9DH The Sheffield College is located at: Granville Road, Sheffield, S2 2RL

Skills Required

  • Administration Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Listerning
  • Team Building Skills
  • Literacy Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Organisational Skills

Qualities Required

  • Meticulous and able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to interact well with others in a cross functional environment
  • Resourceful, result-oriented and strong sense of responsibility with initiative

Qualifications Required

  • Minimum of 5 GCSE or numbered equivalent A-D (8-3) grades including English and maths

Training Provided

  • Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
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