Apprentice Support Worker

  • Vacancy Reference: #038790
  • St Helens
  • £136.50 per week (based on working 35 hours per week)
  • Closing Date: 25/10/2019

Brief Employer Description

Apprentice Support Worker required to work for a local care company who provide specialist residential service to individuals with a range of learning and mental health difficulties

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Undertake training as required to provide support for residents with complex needs
•Provide support in all aspects of daily life including any required cleaning, cooking, washing up, laundry and other related activities ensuring service users are involved as much as possible
•Support the service user to access and participate in a wide range of community based activities
•Working as part of the staff team and providing support on a 1-1 basis

Required Skills, Qualifications & Personal Qualifications

Required Skills

  • Good communication skills
  • No experience is required as full training is provided

Required Personal Qualities

  • Enthusiastic with a genuine caring nature
  • Mature attitude
  • Keen to build career and stay with the company
  • Need to be punctual and reliable
  • Empathetic
  • Discreet and confidential
  • Positive

Further required skills

Must be aged 18+ due to the nature of the care
•Mature attitude along with a self-awareness and respect for residents
•Outgoing personality and energetic
•Flexible with regard to working hours and adaptable to meet needs of residents
•Willing to take be active and creative and take part in a wide range of social events

Future Prospects

This is a rewarding job with full training provided and the opportunity to progress within the role with long term prospects

Thank you for expressing your interest in this position. A Member of our team will be in contact with you soon.

Express interest in this vacancy

01744 698800
or complete the quick form