About the apprenticeship
Physical Tasks - Help with washing, showering, dressing and toileting
Social Care - Help and support with attending appointments or social activities and outings
Dietary care - Help with meal planning, shopping, food preparation and feeding
Enabling service - Help to regain or retain independence
Domestic Duties - Help and support with cleaning, laundry and other house work
Gofal Bro is a small local Welsh family run domiciliary care agency, established 16 years ago to offer a support service aimed at maintaining a homely atmosphere within individuals' home, allowing them to achieve the maximum possible independence.
Gofal Bro Cyf works with people to assess their individual needs, find out what is important to them, and identify what care and support they require. We aim to offer people a quality service provided from skilled and professional care staff.
As Gofal Bro Cyf carers are guests at clients' homes, this person specification includes personal qualities and attitudes deemed essential to undertake the work of a community carer.
They include being - Courteous and well mannered
Mindful of and sensitive of the needs of others
Clean and presentable
Professional in all aspect of work
Patient and reliable
Sympathetic and empathetic
Must be over 18yrs old
It would be useful to have some practical experience of working with older people, people with disabilities or other vulnerable individuals.
A minimum national recognised qualification e.g.GCSE
Welsh Spoken Skills: Yes Welsh Written Skills: No
Health and Social Care
About the employer
Gofal Bro Y Deri, Hen Furiau
No, we are not part of the Disability Confident Scheme from the UK Department for Work and Pensions.
Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.
Interviews will be held at Gofal Bro office