Care Support Worker Apprenticeship - Primary Access Ltd, Romsey

Primary Access Ltd

We are seeking to recruit a Support Worker that has the right values and attitudes to support our clients. We have two small homes and have been successfully supporting young vulnerable autistic adults with learning disabilities within our local community for the past 9 years.


Closing date: 14 Feb 2020


Go to https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-503706 for more info and to apply!


Wage

To be agreed upon appointment

Expected duration

18 months

Possible start date

15 Feb 2020

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level 2 (GCSE)

Reference number

VAC001613119


We support our clients 24/7 with respect and dignity in all their needs and requirements. As a general guide duties may include some support with personal care, medication prompts as well as help our clients to take part in a wide range of special interests and activities that support their health and wellbeing. This could include support with arts and crafts, shopping trips, cooking, social events, cinema, bowling, general house hold tasks etc.


> Full company induction at the start of employment

> Full practical training with senior support workers

> Regular personal development reviews

> Opportunity for funded professional qualifications

> Opportunity for apprenticeships

> Supportive and friendly team atmosphere


Desired skills

> To be able to communicate clearly and sensitively with vulnerable people and their families

> The ability to work independently and as part of a team

> The ability to carry out practical and domestic duties

> Good written communication skills


KEY CANDIDATE ATTRIBUTES

> Good listening skills

> An understanding of the emotional and practical difficulties a client may face

> The ability to follow support plans and risk assessments

> A commitment to equal opportunities

> A respect for client confidentiality

> Empathetic, patient and caring personality


Desired qualifications

Ideally candidates will have A*-C grade (or grade 4-9) at maths and English, if not these will be studied as functional skills alongside your apprenticeship training programme along with ICT.


Future prospects

Once the apprenticeship has ended, we hope you will join our wonderful team full time. We offer continuous improvement through ongoing training to support progression to a more senior position such as team lead.


About the employer

Primary Access Ltd is an approved domiciliary care provider. We provide a range of accredited personal care and support care services that help adults with a range of mental illnesses, physical and learning disabilities. We are a small family run business and have been supporting our clients for over 9 years. We are looking to expand our offering to bring our great brand of high quality care to more people so they can lead as an independent life as possible.


Employer

Primary Access Ltd

http://primaryaccessltd.co.uk/


Address

Hill View Cottage

Hill View Road

Romsey

SO51 0NN

Training provider

NACRO

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Totton College


Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker Level 2 (GCSE)




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