Health & Social Care Apprentice

30 Oct 2018
27 Nov 2018
Start Date
Be rewarded with an opportunity to develop and further your career in Care at Accord. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Learning Disabilities Apprentice to join our service in Yardley Wood. Trittiford Road is a residential service that offers support to adults with learning disabilities and complex needs. We have a full time apprenticeship working 35 hours per week.

As apprentice you will develop your knowledge and skills in Health and Social Care Diploma Level 2. This includes mandatory units such as safeguarding, duty of care and communication. With the optional units selected relevant to the area of care currently working within.

You will play a key role in supporting people with all aspects of daily life ensuring that health and well-being needs are met. Duties will include helping with personal hygiene and personal care (washing, going to the toilet, getting dressed / undressed) as well as assisting with meal times, attending appointments, recreational activities, medication etc.

We are looking for someone who really cares about people and wants to help those who are unable to do things you may take for granted. We want someone who is honest, reliable and trustworthy.

So why choose Accord?

* Over GBP7000 salary above the national apprenticeship salary

* Get a bonus of GBP455 when completing each year

* Dedicated study time allowance (paid)

* Paid Travel allowance of GBP60 each month in the first year

* Lunch Allowance

* Dedicated Mentor

* Paid holiday

* Free uniform

* Access to loads of Accord benefits

Interested? To be shortlisted you will need the following requirements:

* Grade D above in Maths and English

* Functional Skills Level 1 Literacy and Numeracy

* Be passionate about working in the Care Industry

Successful candidates shortlisted will be invited to attend an open day on Wednesday 21 November

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