15/09/2018 Paragon Skills Christchurch BH23 6NX

Apprentice Care Worker VAC91083009

  • Sector: health social care
  • Location: Christchurch
  • Salary: 6.514
  • Level: 2
  • Reference: VAC91083009
Apprentice Care Worker

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Apprenticeship summary
Weekly wage

Working week
Monday to Friday 30 Hours Per Week

Total hours per week: 30.00

Apprenticeship duration
12 months

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

1 available

While completing your Level 2/3 health and social care qualification, you will be working with Skills Direct Ltd and have your training delivered by Paragon Skills.

Your day to day duties will include, but are not limited to:

Visiting people in their own homes to assist with household tasks, some personal care and occasionally accompanying the client on visits such as the doctors or hospital.
Visits can be between 15 mins and 2 hours.
We provide 2-3 hour visits where you will be required to either keep the client company or they may require you to take them out for food shopping or for some fresh air.
Some clients will require you to carry out domestic requirements such as hoovering, emptying the bins, washing the floor, etc.
You will have to fill out paperwork for every client after each visit, which you will be taught how to do will training.

You must have your own form of transport for this role and be able to work shifts. You must be able to do either an early shift (starts at 7am) or a late shift (finishes late).

The rate of pay for this role is £7.83 per hour.

Application Process:

APPLY – via GetMyFirstJob using the link above. Please upload your CV to your profile
PHONE – We will call you to discuss your application and CV.
EMPLOYER – we will send suitable CVs to the employer for consideration
INTERVIEW – if you are selected for interview we will contact you to arrange a date and time
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills
Strong communication skills
Personal qualities
Passionate about working within care.
Desired qualifications
There are no previous qualifications required for this role and no prior experience is required either, but would be advantageous.

However, it is essential that you have your own form of transport.

Future prospects
There could be potential to undertake further training to be able to develop in the industry, or employment with the company could be possible.

About the employer
We come to work because we love what we do and we want all our staff to feel the same. We are extremely approachable and supportive, very friendly and want all of our staff to be happy in their roles Skills Direct Care was launched in December. Any candidates joining the team will be part of the growth and success of the business.. hopefully we will take over the world.


Office 61

Basepoint Business Centre

Aviation Park West


BH23 6NX

Training provider
Paragon Skills are one of the leading training providers in the country. We have the ENERGY & EXPERIENCE to give you the EDGE in kick starting your career. Our Personal Tutors will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help ENERGISE you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to EXECUTE tasks to the highest standard. With this apprenticeship you will complete the following qualifications:

Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care,
Technical Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care,
Functional Skills in Maths & English,
Employment Rights and Responsibilities,
Personal Learning & Thinking Skills.
All training will be delivered in the work place with no requirement for day release to college. You will be mentored by experienced members of staff while developing your skills to a nationally recognised industry standard.

Apprenticeship standard
Adult care worker

Training provider

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Paragon Skills For Industry

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