Mears Care are looking to recruit Apprentice Care Workers to join our team to support and enable our service users to remain in their own homes. We provide bespoke care to our service users based on their specific needs.
Mears Care Laindon is a CQC domiciliary care provider based in Laindon. Mears provides high quality and flexible care for older and disabled people who want to avoid costly nursing homes and would like to continue living in their own homes. We know that choosing a care provider can be a tough decision but we are here to provide extra support, whether it be short term help after a hospital stay or longer term assistance with personal care, cooking, cleaning, medication or shopping. Whether you want one hour a week or live in care, our friendly, qualified care workers offer a wide range of care services, 24 hours a day, seven days a week across the UK. Mears Care Laindon provide service to people living in their own homes throughout a number of areas - we cover Enfield; Havering; Loughton and South Essex.
Possible Start Date: 04/04/2018
Programme Duration: 12 months
This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.
1. Personal Care:
2. Healthcare – Assisting the Service User to take prescribed medication in accordance with locally approved policies and procedures.
3. Dietary Care - Preparation of snacks and meals according to the Service User’s likes / dislikes. Assisting with feeding, as required.
4. Domestic / Household Services:
5. Personal services:
Please note due to the nature of the role and administering medicine, you will need to be aged 18+ to apply for this role.
The ideal candidate will have GCSEs in Maths and English at C grade or above. Functional Skills equivalent will also be accepted.
After successful completion of the Level 2 Health and Social Care qualification there is an opportunity to progress to a Team leader, Care Coordinator and Branch Manager.
Level 2 Adult Care Worker Standard
Behaviour, Skills and Knowledge
Shifts are 7am – 2.00pm; 3pm to 10pm every day. You would have to commit to at least 2 evening shifts a week.
Havering College is an award winning centre for lifetime learning and training, offering a diverse range of qualifications from entry level to postgraduate degrees. Our mission is to deliver high quality education and training that responds to the needs of employers and individuals.
For more information about this vacancy please contact the provider Havering College on 01708 455011 or
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