Apprentice Care Practitioner Ref: JH25N

Recruiter
Twelve Trees Residential Care Home
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£12,000.00 annual salary
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
07 Jul 2017
Ref
VAC001252767
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
July
Duration
Permanent
The Apprentice Care Practitioner will provide regular support to elderly people so that they can live a happy, independent life in their own home. The role will include providing emotional support, serving meals, making beds, washing patients and helping with patient movement. The Practitioner will build up a long-term rapport with their clients.

The Apprentice Care Practitioner will provide regular support to elderly people so that they can live a happy, independent life in their own home. The role will include providing emotional support, serving meals, making beds, washing patients and helping with patient movement. The Practitioner will build up a long-term rapport with their clients.

Requirements and prospects Desired skills

A driving licence would be an advantage.

Personal qualities

The employer is looking for someone who is responsive to client needs and committed to delivering a high quality service. They must have excellent communication and time management skills.

Experience of working in the care sector is not essential.

Qualifications required

You must have a minimum of 48 UCAS points from A-Levels. You must also have GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above (or equivalent)

Future prospects The employer is ready to invest in training to develop the skills of the successful candidate. It is a long-term career opportunity.

Things to consider An apprenticeship wage can start at £3.50 per hour and this may affect your ability to travel to your place of work, please take travel costs along with estimated travel time into consideration before you apply for an apprenticeship position.