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Apprentice Social Care Worker

Adult Social Care

I B C Healthcare

Salary

Weekly wage £161.25

Location

44 Overton Road Leicester LE5 0JA

Job Overview

About the employer BC are a leading Health & Social care provider in the Midlands, providing support to 100s of individuals with learning disabilities, complex needs, autism & mental health needs. We hold contracts with over 20 Local Authorities & CCGs and continue to build relationships with commissioner’s to develop bespoke care facilities. Duties will include: Support people with learning disabilities to the highest standard and in line with their support plan, cultural needs and wishes Support people to manage their own home, including supporting individuals with maintaining their tenancies and give support and guidance when individuals move home Support people with personal care if required, which may include toileting and bathing, in line with their support plan Support and encourage people to make choices and life decisions in line with the Mental Capacity Act requirements Assist and encourage people to engage in everyday home, social, leisure and work activities, according to the individual’s choice Support people with their health needs as required, e.g. taking medication and attending doctor’s appointments Keep accurate and up to date records Support people with their finances, where necessary, and in line with IBC policies and procedures. Promote health, safety and well-being of the people we support Work positively with colleagues, families and external organisations and professionals. Look for opportunities to use Personalised Technology to increase people’s independence Maintain confidentiality at all times Improve the support provided by discussing any new ideas Participate in learning and development opportunities as required Undertake any other duties as appropriate

Qualifications Required

Desired skills Hardworking and committed to learning new skills Good timekeeping Reliable Personal qualities Passion to want to make a change to someone’s life and help them to achieve their goals and dreams! Desire to support and empower individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism, Physical Disabilities and Complex Health Needs Desired qualifications Individuals without level 1 English and maths will need to achieve this level and take the test for level 2 English and maths prior to taking the end-point assessment. Future prospects Permanent employment. Things to consider What’s on offer: Competitive rate of pay Holiday Allowance Support Worker Awards! Team Building Days Blue Light Card Excellent Induction and Free Training Free DBS To be a part of a fun, supportive and fantastic team at IBC Supported Living!

Hours per week

5 days per week, Monday - Saturday (TBC), (a day off in the week), 8am - 4pm Total hours per week: 37.50

Closing Date

28/11/2021

Website

Apply for the job by visiting https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-641103

Apply

Apply for the job by emailing your CV + covering letter to apprenticeships@leicestercollege.ac.uk