Apprentice Support Worker

Recruiter
Choice Support
Location
Nottinghamshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Expires
27 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Title: Apprentice Support Worker
Contracted Hours: Full Time - 39 hours
Shift pattern: flexible shift pattern including evenings, nights, weekends, bank holidays and sleep-ins.
Salary: GBP7.20 per hour
Location: Arnold, Nottingham, NG5
Driving Licence: Desirable

Are you passionate about providing high standards of care? If you share our passion to improve the lives of disabled people, we'd love to hear from you.

Choice Support is an innovative national social care charity providing support to people with learning disabilities. For over 30 years we have enabled people to lead the lives they want with support that's right for them.

Why work for us?

"I enjoy working for Choice Support because everyone in the company gets treated fairly and is looked after properly. My job as a Support Worker is really rewarding in so many different ways. It's the best job I have had by far."

• We are a friendly organisation and can offer flexible working hours

• We are committed to learning and development and have been accredited as an Investor in People at Silver level

• We offer clear career progression for those wanting to progress

• We reward our staff by offering additional benefits including childcare voucher schemes, discounted shopping vouchers and much more

What does the role look like?

As an apprentice support worker in our services in Nottingham, you will support people who are living in their own accommodation.

Your duties will also include:

• Accompanying them to the shops or cinema

• Basic housekeeping such as cooking or cleaning

• Helping them to learn new skills

• Personal Care (e.g. using the toilet, bathing)

Completion of the apprenticeship will be done at your place of work therefore you will not be required to attend any college days. Upon completion of the apprenticeship, you will gain a QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care.

Do I need experience?

Quite simply - no! Our outstanding training, development and support means that we don't need you to have experience. What we do ask for is that you are able to commit to our values at all times - safe, respectful, empowering, person-centred, ambitious, honest, collaborative, innovative and adaptable. And if you do have experience - that's great too.

If you're ready to make life more interesting then we would love for you to apply online today.

Choice Support is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.

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