*Job Title: * Apprentice Social Care Worker
*Location: * Peppard House, Caversham
*Contract: * Full Time
*Hours: * 37.5 hours per week
*Recruiter Contact: * East HR Department
*Recruiter Contact Details: *
*Additional Information*: This Role is Shift Work including weekends.
*Who are we?*
Choice Care Group is one of the largest Health and Social Care providers in the UK and we are looking for caring, committed and passionate Support Workers in your area.
*What does an apprentice support worker do?*
The Apprenticeship will take approximately 12 months to complete, and will allow you to achieve a Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care. You will work alongside experienced staff members, and learn the skills and knowledge you will need to become a confident Social Care Worker. You will be fully supported by your colleagues and your Manager throughout your Apprenticeship, and you will develop valuable experience within the industry.
The role of a support worker is to ensure the people we work with are safe, happy and lead fulfilling lives. Supporting someone with learning disability isn't just personal care, you could be taking people shopping, cinema, bowling, spending days on trips out and many more activities.
*Where would I work?*
Peppard House is a large, detached period property, that supports seven adults with moderate to severe learning disabilities and associated complex needs.
The home has three floors and includes a large lounge, dining room and two
sensory rooms. Three of the bedrooms are on the ground floor (one is en-suite) and the other four are on the first floor. The top floor has a sensory room,
separate bathroom and staff office.
The home is situated close to Caversham Village and the River Thames.
*What experience do I need?*
Whether you are new to the industry or come from a Social Care background, we would welcome your application. If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you. We will train and mentor you to become a highly skilled professional. We offer all our training in house free of charge and set a career path for you from day one.
*What are the benefits?*
20 days Annual Leave (excluding Bank Holidays), Pension, Health Assured - Employee Support Line to Support you and your Family, Introduce Friend Bonus, Management Development Academy, Complex in house Training.
Discounts on: Cinema, Top High Street Brands and Restaurants, Gym Memberships, Train tickets, Mobile Phone contracts, Apple products, Theme Parks and many more!
*For more information, please visit our website: *
_We reserve right to close this advert before closing deadline if we interview and offer the right candidate. Apply now to avoid disappointment._
*As a health and social care company we have a rigorous COVID-19 policy in place and access to medical-grade PPE.*
Reference ID: EL000
Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship
Salary: GBP13,650.00 per year
* Are you prepared to both of your vaccines prior to 11th November?
* If not , do you have a medical exemption letter from you GP?