- NAS Reference
- Weekly wage
40.00 per week
- Working Week
Exact times to be discussed and pre-arranged – employed Monday to Sunday, plus days off. Includes paid off the job training hours as part of the contracted hours of employment.
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
Adult care worker
- Employment Type
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
JOHNSTONES HOMECARE LTD
Description of Opportunity
Caremark based in Cambridge & South Cambridgeshire are looking to attract an Apprentice Care Assistant to join their team. You will work towards a Level 2 Adult Care Worker apprenticeship standard.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Camilla
01223 418778 - CAMBRIDGE REGIONAL COLLEGE (Ref ID: VAC001782528)
Good communication skills
Experience of working within a team and prior work experience within this sector
GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.
What we look for - it’s important to us that all Caremark Care Workers have the following qualities:
Self-motivated, well-organised & reliable
Positive attitude and fun outlook
Thoughtful, loyal, team player
Caring and sensitive
Committed to maintaining our high standards of care
UK Driving Licence and access to a car (due to the nature of the role)
Kind, caring, enthusiastic.
Good understanding of health and safety requirements
We have a friendly management team, industry leading salaries and the most amazing clients, we do not rush our Care Assistants and give you time to care, our visit times average at 1 hour per client so our staff spend more time caring and less time travelling!
From Thank you cards and phone calls to chocolates, flowers and Christmas presents - we value and respect all of our care assistants for the incredible work they do - we always remember to say thank you.
Mileage 35p per mile for Care Assistants using their own car
DBS check paid
Induction training paid and mentor support in post
28 days holiday including bank holidays
Free uniform & structured training program
Work in a friendly and supportive environment
We cover Cambridge and the surrounding areas including Cottenham, Willingham, Over, Cambourne Harston and most of South Cambridgeshire.
It’s essential that the successful applicant has a UK Drivers Licence and access to a car for this domiciliary care assistant role.
Upon the successful completion of this Apprenticeship, for the right candidate, there will be continued employment after qualifying with potential career progression pathways with the employer.
Welcome to Caremark – we offer our clients with professional and personal home care services tailored to their individual needs. Home care services from the company that cares.
Caremark launched in 2005, but the roots of the company go back as far as 1987 our friendly services enable our clients remain in the comfort and familiarity of your own home. Our clients receive regular social care visits and services to suit their personal needs. We always consider someone's unique needs and visit at times that suit their lifestyle. This can range from a short morning visit once a week, to 24/7 live in care. Either way, we provide flexible home care to accommodate everyone's unique requirements.
Caremark are proud of our dedicated home care team, supporting such a wide range of individuals. We provide home care services to adults and older people, those with physical disabilities, learning disabilities, as well as children and young people. We can also provide respite for carers of loved ones in need of a break.