CH-171 Health & Social Care Apprentice with Haydock Residential Home in Blackburn

Job type Apprenticeship
Contract Type Apprenticeship
Positions Available 1
Closing Date 01-09-2017
Salary £3.50 per hour
Reference Code CH-171
Hours Per Week Minimum 30 Hours - Maximum 40 hours
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Job Description

At Haydock our overriding aim is to create a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. 

Established since the early 1990s, Haydock Nursing and Residential Home offers 24 hour personal care administered by qualified, caring, friendly and dedicated staff and we are looking to recruit an apprentice to train to our high standards.

Main Duties include:

Supporting qualified staff in day to day routines of the Health and Social Care setting.

Assisting with personal care and moving and handling of service users.

Promoting independence and providing activities.

Working as a member of a team.

Awareness of health and safety policies and procedures.

Complete any necessary paperwork e.g. inputting on care plans, accident forms and incident forms.

Person Specification


Flexible and able to use own initiative

Can manage workload effectively

Personal Qualities



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 
  • Initial assessments will be undertaken to assess literacy and numeracy skills


  • Weekend and evening work may be required.

Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship


Proposed Duration

12-15 months

Training to be Provided

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

Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care

Functional Skills in Maths and English

Future Prospects

Progression to Level 3 qualification 


Kirsty Gregory

01254 292470







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