What will the apprentice be doing?
Working across multiple services, within the role you can expect to be responsible for the care, support and rehabilitation of adults with a dual diagnosis and a history of trauma. To work with the behavioural and emotional issues relating to trauma within a safe empowering psychologically informed environment to give people as sense of belonging.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The course St Martins is offering is Senior Healthcare Support Worker Level 3.
Placements will be split between the follwoing services:
Webster Court – 33 apartment Care Home
Highwater House – 22 bed dual diagnosis registered care home
Community Services: Under1Roof, Magdalene Road and Reablement
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
A permanent position may be available for the right candidate following successful completion of the Apprenticeship. The business is looking for somebody who wants to develop and gain a full-time position following their Apprenticeship.
Reality CheckDue to the client group, applicants needs to be aged 18 or over - The post holder will be required to undergo a standard Criminal Records Bureau check -Covid vaccine and regular testing is a requirement
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Team working, Non judgemental, Adaptability, Time Keeping, Reliability, Consistency, To show resilience & awareness, Discretion, To be caring & compassionate, To treat people with dignity, To challenge areas of concern, To show supervisory leadership, To work to best practice, Able to follow Care plans
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential