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Apprentice Adult Care Worker

Employer
Learning Curve Group
Location
Harrow, London (Greater)
Salary
£21,548 per annum
Closing date
19 Sep 2022

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About Us

Metropolitan Thames Valley Housing has a vision that “everyone has a home and the opportunity to live well” that means working with partners to create sustainable and vibrant neighbourhoods where our customers want to live. With 57,000 homes and more than 120,000 residents and customers we have a real opportunity to make that vision a reality. Our people care, dare and collaborate to ensure we achieve this People Powered Living.

This Role

Are you interested in starting a career in care? MTVH have an opportunity for care and support workers in Harrow. This is an ideal opportunity for someone seeking to start their career in care. You will be working in a service with 39 older people with varying levels of care needs.

MTVH are able to provide full training to you if you have the desire and compassion to take up this role. This training will ensure you provide personalised care and support services to our customers with dignity. This role does require you to work flexibly to ensure individual needs are met while maximising independence, choice, privacy and well-being, in collaboration with the senior care and support workers/team leaders.

Our Promise

All employment decisions at MTVH are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race or religion, sex or sexual orientation.

"We are proud to have been recognised by Disability Confident for our commitment to disabled people and those with long term health conditions by providing fair and equal opportunities for all applicants enabling them to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations."

The nature of this role means that the post holder will be regularly involved in activities with vulnerable adults who receive social care. To meet our commitment to providing safe, high quality services to our customers we will complete an enhanced background check with the Disclosure and Barring Service once an offer of employment is made. A new check will be completed every three years.

Requirements

What you`ll need to Succeed

To be successful in the role previous experience is not essential, but we are seeking individuals that can provide a caring and supportive service to our customers with dignity. You will demonstrate you understand what good support looks like which is appropriate to the age, gender, disability, race, religion and sexuality of the customer to improve their quality of life and independence.

You will need to be able to work on a flexible rota including weekends.

To meet our commitment to providing safe, high quality services to our customers we will complete an enhanced background check with the Disclosure and Barring service, which will include a check of the Adult Barred list, once an offer of employment is made. A new check will be completed every three years.

Benefits

What you`ll get in Return

In return, you will be exposed to the fast-paced environment where you can benefit from our comprehensive in-house training to continue developing and utilising your skill set.

We offer great benefits, alongside generous holiday entitlements we provide:

  • Eye care scheme
  • Salary sacrifice schemes and season ticket loans
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave
  • Life assurance with a matched contribution pension scheme
  • Plus lots of voluntary benefits including cash back and discounts from high street names

What Training Will You Get

The successful applicant will complete and obtain a Level 2 Adult Care Worker Qualification through Learning Curve Group. 

You will be taught through:

Company

Learning Curve Group is a national training and education specialist. We work with further education providers, employers and learners to help them achieve success. Since 2004, Learning Curve Group (LCG) has grown both organically and through acquisition to become one of the largest and most diverse providers in the country. We have strong values which are all centred around our learners – and that's how we believe it should be, as we impact on over 100,000 of them every year. Our ‘Purple People’, the dedicated and passionate people of LCG, help us to deliver success no matter what, to achieve our vision to ‘transform lives through learning’.

Find Us
Website
Telephone
01388777129
Location
Dunelm Rise
Durhamgate
Spennymoor
County Durham
DL16 6FS
United Kingdom
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