Care Assistant.

Milewood Healthcare Ltd Whitby

Looking for your next job role? A career in care could be for you! If you are caring, compassionate and want to make a real difference to the lives of others, then this is the opportunity for you. Never worked in care before? No problem, we will teach you the skills, knowledge and behaviours that you need to succeed in this extremely rewarding sector. You just need to be: - Willing to learn - Able to attend a free online training course with an accredited qualification - Caring and compassionate - Possess a real desire to help others - A great communicator - Committed to supporting other...

Apprenticeships > Level 2 (Intermediate) Apprenticeship Health & Social Care

  • GMFJ Reference
  • Wages
    £ Competitive p/h
  • Hours
    30.00 per week
  • Date Posted
  • Start Date

  • Location
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Health & Social Care
  • Opportunity Type
    Intermediate Level 2
  • Employer
    Milewood Healthcare Ltd

Description of Opportunity

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITY: · Assist service users who need help with dressing, undressing, bathing and toilet. · Support service users with mobility problems and other physical disabilities such as incontinence, help in the care and use of aids and personal equipment. · As key worker to take accountability and responsibility for acting upon concerns, with the named individual(s,) to the appropriate level. · To be knowledgeable regarding all service users, but especially regarding the person(s) for whom named as a key worker. · To undertake domestic duties, as required.· To be appointed "person in charge" in the absence of senior staff· Help in the promotion of mental and physical activity of service users through talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, hobbies and recreations.· Support service users to change beds; tidy rooms and carry out cleaning duties.· Support service users to Inspect, launder and mend service users’ clothing.· Support service users to Cook meals, serve meals, assist service users at meal times if required, wash up utensils.· Answer the door and the telephone, greet visitors, be polite and respectful at all times.· Complete all required documentation, daily support files, care plans, incident reports, HACCUP file, H&S, fire and other required documentation.· Instigate and maintain Individual Care Plans for service users.· Take part and contribute in staff and service user meetings. Complete all Mandatory training within the 3 month probation period. Complete service user specific

The weekly wage for this apprenticeship is £129.

For more information about this vacancy please contact Realise on 0333 444 3973 (Ref ID: 129685)

Clear written and verbal communication style.Basic IT skills and numerical ability.To be willing to undertake required training, sometimes off site and outside normal working hours.To be willing and able to travel between locations as required.To be available for flexible working patterns including evenings, weekends, sleep-ins and nights as required.
  • No previous qualifications are required as full training will be given. We provide high quality in depth industry leading training and also ongoing personal development (NVQ & City & Guilds).
  • Certificate in a Health and Social Care Setting

    Functional skills if required

    Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer who will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day.

    If successful, you will complete a Level 2 in Health and Social Care apprenticeship programme, delivered through Milewood Care dedicated training provider, Realise.
  • Caring
  • Good communication Skills
  • Can do attitude
  • Passionate about looking after service users
  • Common Sense
  • Everyone who applies and successfully completes the training will be offered a guaranteed interview for a job, with a view to progress onto a level 2 apprenticeship within Health and Social Care.
    Prepare to Work in Adult Social Care. In response to the current challenges facing the health and social care sector, Realise have created a new online course. The fully-funded programme aims to develop the learner’s knowledge of adult social care, as they work towards employment in the sector. This course will see participants gaining a TQUK Level 1 Award in Preparation for Work in Adult Social Care (RQF) which is regulated by Ofqual. Training is delivered online, to help people to study flexibly and in a way which works for them

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