Vacancy Details - Oldham College

Apprentice Care Assistant

A Level 2 Apprentice in Health and Social Care is required for this care home and is a wonderful care home specialising in dementia care and is situated in Lees, Oldham, Greater Manchester. Our friendly team is made up of highly trained, professional individuals who have a passion for the industry ensuring residents are in the safest of hands when with us. We take great pride in our work and spend a vast amount of time creating rapports with our residents to ensure we tailor our service to match their individual needs, wants and requirements. We run regular activities for the residents and encourage them to interact with carers and each other to expand their social circle as we aim to make our home as comfortable and cosy as possible making sure the residents are always happy and relaxed.

As a Care Assistant you will show warmth and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of
individuals in our care

Vacancy description:
We are looking for a committed and passionate apprentice carer who is willing to go the extra mile
to ensure our clients receive the care they require.

Some of the duties will include:
Assisting with washing and dressing residents

Helping Residents with toileting/bathing

Serving meals and assisting those who may not be able to feed themselves

Full confidentiality regarding residents personal data

Completing care plans throughout the shift

Help and care for residents who are dying

Experience is preferred, but not necessary as you will be working towards your Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship.

Desired skills:
Able to multi-task
Be able to think quickly
Be a good listener
Good communication skills

Desired personal qualities:
Kind and understanding
Flexible approach
An outgoing personality with the ability to keep calm under pressure, reliable and sociable

Desired Qualifications
Maths and English GCSEs grades 3+ (A-D)

Training to be provided (Qualifications to be gained):
Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship Standard:
Level 2 Diploma in Care
English Functional Skills L1
Maths Functional Skills L1

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