Job Description

Care Assistant Apprentice VAC-37279

Care Assistant Apprentice VAC-37279

  • Location : Essex
  • Wage £150 (per week)
  • Apprenticeship level : Intermediate
  • Start date : 22/10/2018
  • Closing date : 15/10/2018 (Deadline)
  • Working Week: 30 Hours- shift work
  • Hours Per Week: 30 Hours- shift work

Role Details

Description

Job Duties are as follows-

  • To ensure the correct level of care and assistance is delivered to each resident enabling them to maintain their dignity and independence at all times.
  • To encourage residents to achieve maximum independence by assisting residents to meet their own needs whenever possible.
  • To ensure that all care practices within the home are maintained at the highest level at all times, developing relationships with residents and families through the Key Worker System – working to the GSC Councils Code of Practice for S C Workers.
  • To report to a senior any incident / activity which may affect the well-being, safety or welfare of the resident.
  • To carry out, support and assist any activity as designated by the senior in a timely and effective manner.
  • To ensure that the resident receives the highest of standards of care in respect of physical and personal needs in respect to bathing, dressing and assisting at meal times.
  • To carry out the necessary housekeeping duties ensuring that the home remains clean and homely at all times, this includes the care of linen and residents’ personal laundry, making of beds and ensuring residents bedrooms are clean and tidy and to assist with any other housekeeping duty that may arise.
  • To ensure residents’ emotional and social well-being is maintained by actively communicating and listening to the residents’ needs, and promoting their independence at all times.
  • To promote a caring environment, supporting residents in a kind and respectful manner.
  • To ensure all documentation relating to the residents care is updated and maintained to the highest of standards.
  • To ensure that attendance to both mandatory and required training courses are met in order that skills, knowledge and competency levels are maintained to carry out the role efficiently and effectively.
  • To attend all staff meetings and staff supervision sessions as and when required.
  • Ensure the required QCF training is met in order to carry out the role efficiently and effectively.
  • To ensure that attendance to both mandatory and required training courses are met in order that skills, knowledge and competency levels are maintained to carry out the role efficiently and effectively.
  • To comply with all job related policies, procedures, regulations, and rules including health and safety and welfare of the residents and colleagues.
  • Support the equality, diversity and rights of Residents, Carers and Colleagues.
  • To attend all staff meetings, supervision and appraisals sessions when required.
  • Be committed to personal and professional development is maintained and ensure the required QCF training is met in order to carry out the role efficiently and effectively.
  • To ensure adherence to the Company’s dignity at work and bullying a harassment policy is adhered to at all times. Racial, sexual or any other harassment will not be tolerated.
  • It is the personal responsibility of all staff to act in accordance with Care Act 2014, (England). The Nursing Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005. The Residential Care Homes Regulations and Associated Minimum Standards (NI)
  • To be flexible and perform any other duties that may arise from time to time to meet the ongoing needs of the company.
  • Future Prospects


    On-going training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time job.

    Address :


    Chequers Lane, Essex, CM6 1EQ

    Skills Required :


    You need to have a keen interest in the Health and Social Care Industry and be dedicated to working towards your qualification.

    Qualification(s) Required :


    N/A

    Training

    Learning Provider : LifeTime Training

    Occupation Type : Apprenticeship

    Job Role :

    Expected Duration: 12-15 Months

    Training Provided
    Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship
    Functional Skills in Maths
    Functional Skills in English
    Functional Skills in ICT

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