CH-149 Health and Social Care Apprentice with Turfcote Care Home with Nursing in Rossendale
- 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
Flexible and able to use own initiative
Can manage workload effectively
Must be reliable, approachable, good communicator and friendly.
Caring nature and willingness to work in a health and social care environment.
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
Weekend and evening work may be required.
- Other Information
Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship
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
Progression to Level 3 qualification or full time employment
- How To Apply
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