Support Worker Apprentice
Support Worker Apprentice 90753
Are you passionate and enthusiastic about caring for vulnerable people? Would you like to be managing a service within 5 years time? Want to be funded to complete all levels of qualification? Care Management Group offers you a career not just a job !
CMG – Employer
Care Management Group is a leading provider of 24/7 support to adults with learning disabilities and associated complex needs in residential and supported living settings. We enable the people we support to have as much choice in the way they live as is possible, whilst ensuring their safety and well being at all times. This alongside social inclusion is key to ensuring that we live up to our vision that ”every moment counts” in the lives of the people we support.
Possible Start Date: 03/12/2018
Programme Duration: 12 Months
Wages P/W GBP 243.75
Hours P/W 37.50
Detailed Job Description
You will be trained on day to day duties, these include, but are not limited to:
Supporting service users with day-to-day tasks such as housework, shopping, cooking, cleaning, managing finances.
Personal care may feature. This could mean assisting with using the toilet, bathing and showering.
Ensuring service users are safe and well, whilst enabling choices at all times.
Accompanying service users out of the service as they attend hobbies, part time jobs, college, shopping trips, etc.
Attending training as required.
Working shifts throughout the working week (Monday-Sunday 5 x 8 hour shifts with 30 minute unpaid lunch)
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of the role, please only apply if you are over 18 or 18 in a few months.
Requirements and Prospects
None required – full training will be given.
Attention to Detail
Willing to Learn
CMG endeavour to offer permanent employment to all who successfully complete their apprenticeship. Options will then be available to progress to the next level apprenticeship, and the individual will also have access to the same development and promotion opportunities as permanent staff have.
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.
The current Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW) is £3.70 per hour, however, this apprenticeship pays £6.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training. PLEASE NOTE – candidates who meet the employer’s criteria will be put forward for interview as soon as possible. This means that the vacancy could be filled before the advertised closing date. Please apply today to avoid disappointment.
Paragon Skills – Learning Provider
Paragon Skills is one of the top 10 national training providers in the UK. We currently hold a Grade 2 “Good” Ofsted rating and are on a journey to Outstanding. We deliver Apprenticeships and a complimentary range of accredited work based programmes of learning for the services, Marine and automotive sectors. 97% of our apprentices would recommend us to a friend.
Paragon Skills currently inspires over 3000 learners and supports 1500 employers in achieving their goals
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