Care Apprentice

Snaith Hall Nursing Home Ltd

£236.10

Days and shifts TBC

12 months

Intermediate

15/12/2020

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Closing date: 10/12/2020

Job Description:

As part of your apprenticeship you will be assigned to a mentor and learning buddy who will support you in your training. You will work towards the relevant care qualification and attend online classroom based sessions and complete coursework over a 12 month period.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Helping residents with eating and drinking, washing and dressing and help residents go to the toilet and other aspects of personal care
  • Prepare individuals for healthcare activities carried out by other members of the healthcare team
  • Carry out nonclinical duties, keeping records, making beds, tidying up your work area, returning all cleaning equipment after each clinical activity
  • Address straight forward problems in your day to day work, reporting concerns and changes to the appropriate person in a timely manner
  • Communicate effectively with individuals and their families, carers and healthcare practitioners using a range of techniques, keeping information confidential
  • Handle information (record, report and store information) related to individuals in line with local and national policies
  • Provide mobility assistance, including using hoists and a wheelchair Assisting with dressing, choice of clothes and personal appearance
  • Providing emotional support, reassurance, companionship and a safe environment

Undertaking specialised tasks as agreed and after appropriate training Complete all mandatory online training as stated in your development plan **16 + 17yr olds will work 8 hour shifts **18+ will work 12 hour shifts **Overtime paid at an extra £1 an hour 

Skills and Requirements:

Desired Skills

  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work to a deadline
  • Ability to work and think independently
  • Ability to prioritise and organise workload
  • Communication skills

 

Required Qualifications

GCSE Grade D/3 or above in English maths or equivalent 

Future Prospects

Leading to permanent job

Training to be delivered

  • Adult Care Worker Level 2
  • Care Certificate
  • Diploma in Health and Social Care
  • Functional skills if required

About the Employer:

Employer name

Snaith Hall Nursing Home Ltd

Employer description

Snaith Hall is a beautiful Grade two listed building set in lovely grounds and is registered to provide residential care for up to 47 people from the local and wider community, It comprises of two units, The Garden Wing and The Hall (incorporating the Flower wing), both joined by covered walkways. It is located near the centre of the town of Snaith in the East Riding of Yorkshire and has undergone extensive refurbishment and redecoration since 2015 in keeping with the character of the home.

Address

Pontefract Road
DN14 9JR

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Closing date: 10/12/2020