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Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship Level 2

Our Adult Care Worker Apprenticeships teach learners to assist adults with care and support needs. Adult Care Workers are frontline staff who help adults live as independently and safely as possible, enabling them to have control and choice.

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To work in care is to make a positive difference in someone’s life when they are faced with physical, practical, social, emotional or intellectual challenges.

Key Facts:

  • Qualification: Adult Care Worker Level 2
  • Duration: 12 months (minimum) + 3 months for EPA
  • Off-the-job training: 6 hours per week (minimum)
  • NCFE CACHE L2: Diploma in Adult Care
  • Functional skills: English and maths Level 1
  • Progression: This programme could potentially lead to progressing onto a Level 3 Lead Adult Care Worker apprenticeship programme.

Apprenticeship Overview:

Adult Care Workers in this apprenticeship make a positive difference in the lives of people faced with physical, practical, social, emotional, or intellectual challenges. They may work in residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centres, a person’s own home, or some clinical healthcare settings. Working with people and feeling passionate about supporting and enabling them to live a more independent and fulfilling life is a rewarding and worthwhile job that provides excellent career opportunities.

After completing this Apprenticeship, there may be opportunities to gain more responsibility, like becoming a team leader or supervisor, or to specialise in a particular aspect of work, such as an activity coordinator or rehabilitation worker.

Here are the next steps towards the Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship Level 2:

Become an Apprentice and start learning with Smart:

It’s easy to start learning with Smart and become an Apprentice. If you’re interested in starting an Apprenticeship with us, you can email us askus@smarttar.co.uk, call us on 01983 475006 or use our live chat.

Hire an Apprentice or upskill your existing staff:

If you’d like to hire an apprentice or learn more about training your existing staff, you can email us askus@smarttar.co.uk, call us on 01983 475006 or use our live chat.

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