CH-149 Health and Social Care Apprentice with Turfcote Care Home with Nursing in Rossendale

Information
Job type Apprenticeship
Contract Type Apprenticeship
Positions Available 1
Salary £3.40 per hour
Reference Code CH-149
Hours Per Week 30-40 hours per week
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Job Description

As an apprentice with Turfcote Care Home you will work under supervision, as part of a team, to provide 24 hour holistic care for the residents of the Care Home.

You will support the nursing staff and care assistants in the following areas:

-provide a high standard of individualised care to each resident. Assist residents with all aspects of personal care, including washing, dressing, undressing, bathing, toileting, mobilising & feeding.

-encouraging residents to participate in social events and activities.

-assisting at mealtimes by serving meals, ensuring residents are consuming adequate and proper diets.

-helping to maintain the standards of hygiene where it directly involves the residents, their belongings and equipment.

-assisting the nurse on duty by carrying out designated tasks promptly and efficiently.

-treating with utmost confidentiality details of residents, colleagues and the home.

 

 

 

 

 

Person Specification

Skills

Flexible and able to use own initiative

Can manage workload effectively

Personal Qualities

Must be reliable, approachable, good communicator and friendly.

Caring nature and willingness to work in a health and social care environment.

Qualifications

No previous qualifications in Health and Social Care needed but would like the applicant to research the company before interview.

Initial assessments will be undertaken to assess literacy and numeracy skills

Other

Weekend and evening work may be required. 

 

 

 

 

Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship

Proposed Duration

12-15 months

Training to be Provided

Level 2/3 Certificate in Preparing to work in Adult Health and Social Care

Level 2/3 Diploma in Health and Social Care

Functional Skills in Maths and English if required

Future Prospects

Progression to Level 3 qualification or full time employment

Contact

Kirsty Gregory

01254 292470

kirsty.gregory@blackburn.ac.uk

Employer website:

www.turfcotecarehome.co.uk

 

 

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