Apprentice Care Assistant x 2

Location: Mansfield Woodhouse
Employer: The Beeches
Weekly pay: £151.20
Closing date: 30 May 2019
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Short description

Vision West Nottinghamshire College are proud to be working with The Beeches Residential Home again to recruit another apprentice into this well run care home. If you are looking to start your career in Adult Social Care this may be the ideal start for you!

Full description

The Beeches is a 25 bed converted and extended 19th Century farmhouse which provides high quality residential care and specialises in Old age and Dementia Care. Their philosophy is to support people to achieve the best quality of life possible, whatever their circumstances.

The successful apprentices will be completing an Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship and will be employed directly by The Beeches for the duration of the apprenticeship with possible progression opportunities beyond.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly residential home. Upon successfully completing the level 2 qualification, there is the possibility of being employed full time whilst gaining a higher qualification in Health & Social Care.

The main duties and responsibilities

  • To assist Service users in rising from bed, washing, dressing, bathing and general personal hygiene
  • To assist Service Users in toileting needs
  • To assist Service Users in meal times and snacks and drinks throughout the day
  • To help Service Users in day to day living and activities
  • To help assist Service Users to live freely and independently and to maintain dignity and respect
  • To report to Senior staff and Manager any concerns with the Service Users or the environment of the home
  • To record in Service Users daily charts and records
  • To help keep the homes environment clean and tidy and free from infection by doing general domestic duties. I.e. - hovering, polishing, making beds, washing pots and seeing to Service Users washing and cleaning down appliances in the home.
  • To attended staff meetings and training set up by the home.
  • To apply and follow all the homes code of conduct, policies and procedures.

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

The employer reserves the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified prior to the published closing date

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