HSCL024


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Job Reference: HSCL024
Area / Location: Limefield Road, Bury
Business Classification: Care Home
Pay: Minimum £4 per hour
(Above National Apprenticeship Minimum Wage)
Role / Duties: As an apprentice you'll make a real positive difference to the lives of older people. You'll be responsible for caring for people with a wide range of needs but you'll also be building meaningful relationships based on kindness and respect.
Duties will include:
  • Assisting in personal care e.g. washing, bathing, dressing
  • Supporting daily activities by interacting with residents and building relationships
  • Supporting residents needs in all daily situations incl mobilising around the home, mealtimes and going to the toilet
  • Responding promptly to call bells
  • Support users in their appearance and any aids e.g. dentures, hearing
  • Assist in the cleaning of the home as the need arises especially cleaning up spills immediately
  • To pay due respect to service users possessions
  • Monitor and record and acting on any issues related to the well-being of our residents
Required Skills / Experience:
  • Team Player
  • Outgoing and Fun
  • Friendly and Caring
  • Trustworthy
  • Mature
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Good time keeping
  • Ability to take instruction
  • Communicate effectively with all ages
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Committed to personal and professional development
Prospects: To progress within the company & go on to a Level 3 Apprenticeship
Training Involved: Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship (Level 2) - 12-15 month programme of work based learning where you will gain the following qualifications;
  • The Care Certificate
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF) 
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 1 
  • Functional Skills English Level 1 
At the end of your qualification you will be required to complete a 60 question multiple choice exam and a 45 minute professional discussion.
Days/Hours: The position is 30 - 40 hours over 5 days on a 7 day shift pattern

Please note you must pay £30 deposit towards DBS which will be refunded upon starting and you will need 2 references.