Apprentice Care Enabler

  • Home Orchard
  • Chudleigh, Devon
  • £7.00 per hour

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice Care Enabler to join our experienced Care Team. The role will involve supporting people with a Learning Disability to live individual, fulfilling, active lives by promoting choice, independence and dignity. You will be working in a fantastic environment with the best facilities and as part of a highly skilled team delivering high-quality person-centred care.

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  • GMFJ Reference
  • Wages
    £7.00 p/h
  • Hours
    40.00 per week
  • Date Posted
  • Start Date

  • Location
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Health & Social Care
  • Opportunity Type
    Intermediate Level 2
  • Employer
    Home Orchard


Home Orchard specialises in Residential Care for Adults with a Learning Disability. We are Centred around a small farm, activities include: caring for animals; horse and carriage riding; cycling; fishing; sport and music groups; woodwork; swimming; gardening, life skills and many more. Outings are arranged to local adventure parks, the seaside, the cinema or theatre and other places of interest on request or as part of individual timetables.

· To enable and support Adults with a Learning Disability

· To act as a role model for people who use the service at Home Orchard.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

· Supporting people with their personal care needs;

· Supporting people to develop independence and life skills;

· Assisting people to achieve their long- and short-term goals;

· Assisting people to develop their person-centred care plans;

· Supporting people in undertaking daily activities both at Palace Farm and in the community.

· Ensuring resources are utilised and the provision of varied daily activities such as arts, crafts, swimming, cycling, horse care and horse riding etc; this includes employment, education and other opportunities.

· Maintaining records and drawing up risk assessments;

· creating and caring for the immediate living environment;

· supporting and motivating people to organise their time;

· Stimulating and encouraging interaction with others (games, conversations, activities and skills).

· To promote individual choice;

· To give feedback and communication on Service User progress and issues to the Manager;

· You will need to abide by the Department of Health’s Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers and Adult Social Care Workers in England;

· Other duties to assist with smooth running of the home as required by the Manager.

Health and Safety:

· Understand, maintain and develop safe working practices.

· Supporting people who use our service in learning safe working practices.

· Be familiar with individual Service Users risk assessments.

· To participate in guidance and supervision sessions.

· Willingness to receive and give feedback.

· Willingness to develop good social and communication skills.

Training Expectations:

· Participation in mandatory training is compulsory; opportunity to gain Diploma’s in Health and

· Social Care (Adults) or equivalent and other training according to need is available.


You are responsible to the Management team or person appointed by them.

For more information about this vacancy please contact Exeter College on 01392 400800 (Ref ID: 187965)

  • Have the ability to use initiative, think positively, work as part of a team, embrace change;
  • Be able to engage, listen and communicate in a variety of ways.

  • Maths and English GCSE, grade C/4 (or equivalent). If you do not have these qualifications the Exeter College Team will support you to gain these skills alongside your Apprenticeship.

You will receive full training in the care home with the support of an experienced team. In addition to this, you will attend Exeter College once a week to complete the following:

  • Level 2 Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Diploma in Care
  • The Care Certificate
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English (where required).
  • Committed to promoting choice, independence, privacy and dignity;
  • Committed to providing opportunities for people to engage with the wider community;
  • Dedicated to improving people’s wellbeing, self-esteem and sense of self-worth;
  • Passionate about the benefits of living a fulfilling outdoor life;
  • Enthusiastic about making a difference to peoples’ lives;
  • Committed to helping people to achieve their goals and aspirations;

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you may be offered a permanent role.

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