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Apprenticeship

Level 2 Care Worker

Salary

£14,000

Opportunity type

Apprenticeship

Available hours

30

Closing date

Job description

  • To contribute to the creation of a pleasant environment by undertaking a variety of care and housekeeping duties whilst promoting the dignity, privacy and encouragement of independence of residents
  • To provide quality care by attending to residents' physical and personal needs including washing, dressing, bathing, toileting, feeding and any other personal needs
  • To listen to and respect the individual's rights to privacy and dignity at all times; to help each individual overcome any anxieties and to enjoy the facilities of the Home whilst retaining as much of their own independence as possible
  • To encourage contacts with friends and family, activities in the community and personal shopping
  • To help with the preparation and serving of meals and other appropriate domestic tasks as necessary, within the guidelines of the Hygiene Regulations
  • To help with basic housekeeping duties such as making beds, care of linen/laundry and clothing and tidying residents' rooms in order to maintain a high standard of cleanliness throughout the Home, in accordance with the guidelines on the use of cleaning materials and equipment
  • To participate in staff meetings, training and development and staff supervision
  • To comply with all standard procedures concerning the residents' health and welfare
  • To work under the supervision of the Care Team Manager to attend to the physical and personal needs of customers
  • To promote the dignity, privacy, and encourage the independence of residents
  • To identify and meet the social, emotional and cultural needs of residents and participate in the organisation of social and recreational activities
  • To contribute to the preparation and review of individual customer’s care plans
  • To assist with the distribution of medication in accordance with the standard procedures, under the general supervision of the Care Team Manager
  • To undertake any other duties, depending on skills and competency, to enable the efficient running of the Home