Support Worker Apprentice
Support Worker Apprentice VAC91076499
Are you passionate and enthusiastic about caring for vulnerable people? An exciting opportunity with CMG has just opened! This is a great chance to progress within the Care sector, learn new skills and earn a qualification.
This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer’s website.
Monday to Friday 37.5 Hours Per Week; shifts TBC.
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
31 Jul 2018
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
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 some of the work, please only apply if you are over 18.
APPLY – via GetMyFirstJob using the link below. Please upload you CV to your profile
ASSESSMENT – we will ask you to complete some short online assessments
EMPLOYER – we will send your application & CV 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
Attention to Detail
Willing to Learn
None required – full training will be given.
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.
Things to consider
The Current National Minimum Wage (ANMW) rate for apprentices is £3.70 per hour. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. After the 1st April 2018 the minimum wage rates are £5.90 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.38 for anyone aged 21 to 24 years old and £7.83 for 25 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
About the 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.
Care Management Group
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 Healthcare Support Services
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.
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Paragon Skills For Industry
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