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Plessingham Court - Dementia Resource Community
Are you passionate about looking after others either in the community or in a hospital environment? Each opportunity will bring you amazing job satisfaction with the knowledge that you are needed and appreciated every single day.

Plessingham Court - Dementia Resource Community - Employer

A fantastic 5 star care home with a welcoming manager and welcoming staff. The manager has been delivering qualifications for over three years and we have a minimal turn over in staff.

Plessingham Court - Dementia Resource Community


12 to 15 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.

Job Summary

GBP 180.00
Health & Social Care
Plessingham Court - Dementia Resource Community

Detailed Job Description

You will receive full training, support and mentoring throughout this apprenticeship to allow you to complete these daily tasks:

  • Getting to know your clients and their interests and needs.
  • Helping with personal care like washing and dressing.
  • Food preparation, feeding and giving out medication (depending on experience and age).

You will be working 3 x 12 hour shifts over 7 days.

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

GCSE’s passes are preferred but not essential as Functional Skills in Maths and English will be completed.

Skills required

Excellent understanding of the need for high quality customer service.

Personal Qualities

To work as part of a team.

What does a typical placement look like

Excellent understanding of the need for high quality customer service.

What you should wear

GCSE’s passes are preferred but not essential as Functional Skills in Maths and English will be completed.

Future prospects

To progress onto a higher qualification. The staff already include many members that have progressed from apprenticeships.

Additional Information

Training provided

PARAGON SKILLS have the ENERGY & EXPERIENCE to give you the EDGE in kick starting your career. Our Learning and Development Coaches will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help ENERGISE you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to EXECUTE tasks to the highest standard.

Paragon will provide the training for this apprenticeship within your company’s site therefore there is no need for you to attend an outside training facility at any time.

On completion of this apprenticeship you will receive:

  • Level 2 Adult Care Worker
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English & ICT Employment (if required)
  • Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills.

Paragon Skills - Learning Provider

Paragon Skills is one of the top 10 national training providers in the UK. We currently hold a Grade 2 “Good” Ofsted rating and are on a journey to Outstanding. We deliver Apprenticeships and a complimentary range of accredited work based programmes of learning for the services, Marine and automotive sectors.  97% of our apprentices would recommend us to a friend.  

Paragon Skills currently inspires over 3000 learners and supports 1500 employers in achieving their goals

For more information about this vacancy please contact Paragon Skills on 02393 876590 or email: (Ref ID:88095)
Paragon Skills

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