- GMFJ Reference
30.00 per week
- Date Posted
- Start Date
Now Taking Applications
Health & Social Care
- Employment Type
Intermediate Level 2
St Andrews Care Home
Description of Opportunity
Brief Description of Job
You will be the frontline staff who help adults with care and support needs to achieve their personal goals, and live as independently and safely as possible. This
enables them to have control and choice in their lives which is at the heart of person centred care.
Brief Description of Company
St Andrew’s is a small, family-orientated residential care home for the elderly.
They provide a high standard of holistic care, based on individual needs, within a secure, relaxed and homely environment. Professionals encourage and support each resident to remain as independent and live as full and active a life as possible.
Full Job Description Including daily duties
This is a great opportunity for two young people to gain invaluable on-job training within the care sector, alongside studying for a recognised qualification.
Applicants must be caring and kind, cheerful and friendly and should have good listening and communication skills, along with a genuine vocation to help individuals live their lives as fully as possible.
As well as working within a care home setting, there will also be scope for the apprentices to assist in the setting up and running of a nature garden which will be open to people of all ages who may be suffering from mental health or physical challenges.
-To attend to the physical, emotional and social needs of residents, under the direction of the Care Manager, Supervisor or designated Carer.
-To promote the philosophy of privacy, dignity, independence, choice, rights and fulfilment for all residents.
-To contribute to a separate file record for each resident and to participate in the formulation and implementation of individual care plans.
-To help organize and participate in activities and outings involving residents.
-To act as an escort where necessary.
-To undertake training as provided.
-To understand responsibilities in relation to health and safety, data protection, food hygiene, fire precautions and emergency procedures, infection control and emergency aid.
-To attend staff meetings, support colleagues, work as part of a team for the benefit and well-being of the Care Home and residents.
Hours per week, description of hours
Monday to Sunday - working 5 out of 7 days - alternate shifts.
Shifts to be confirmed.
Total hours per week: 30
Pay and Benefits
£8.25 per hour
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We may share you details with another department within Qube Learning if we feel we could help you with the many other training opportunities we offer.
For more information about this vacancy please contact QUBE QUALIFICATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED on 01235 833838 (Ref ID: 122133)
Personal Qualities and Skills
-Great communications Skills
For the right candidate the employer may offer a permanent position at the end of your apprenticeship