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Category

Health & Social Care

Location

Cleckheaton

Salary

Training wage - £111 per week

Date Posted

08/Jan/2019

Short Code

ASHCARE

Provider

ITS Training and Apprenticeships

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This is an opportunity for a caring natured individual to work in the health and social care sector and who has an interest in the care of the elderly. This Care Home offers residential and dementia friendly care for residents on a short term or permanent basis and is based in Cleckheaton. You will gain your Level 2 in Adult Care Standards.

 

The role will involve:

  • Ensure the delivery of quality, person-centred care
  • Provide Care to support Clients (i.e meal support, not personal care in the first instance)
  • Laundry Duties
  • Activities both in and external to the home
  • Domestic Tasks
  • Provide Information, advice and support to resident's families

 

Training to be provided:

As part of the apprenticeship the successful applicant will gain their intermediate NVQ Level 2 in Adult Care Standards, delivered entirely at the place of work, both on and off the job by Independent Training Services. The apprenticeship standard also includes functional skills Maths and English when needed.

Apprenticeships are a great way to gain nationally recognised qualifications, transferable skills and valuable work experience all while earning a training allowance. So if you aspire to work within the Care industry, apply today and kick-start your career!

Number of vacancies: 1

Location : Cleckheaton, BD19

Training Wage: £111 per week

Weekly hours: 30 hours a week

Various shifts and times to be discussed at interview

Desired Skills:

  • Good communication skills
  • Good written skills for updating care records and handover documents
  • A passion for working with older people and providing person-centred care
  • The ability to work under direction but also on own initiative where needed
  • Good organisational skills
  • Hardworking
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends as required

You will also need the right values and behaviours to work in social care

Desired Qualification:

No formal qualification are required

Personal qualities & Values:

  • Adaptability
  • Compassion
  • Courage
  • Empathy
  • Imagination
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Confidentiality
  • Treating people with dignity

Future Prospects:

Long term career opportunities are available with this employer and excellent progression opportunities to higher level qualifications are available through Independent Training Services.

Things to consider:

Care roles by nature can involve recurrent instances of bereavement for residents and their families. Care roles involve assisting residents with all elements of care which includes helping them with toileting needs, bathing and dressing. Care roles involve situations requiring empathy, sensitivity and tact. Care roles also can involve long periods of time standing, demanding shifts and working under pressure when needed.

 

 

 

 

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