Come and join our family-run company and build your career in care. Permanent contract, up to £9.60 per hour, free parking, uniform provided plus full training and support throughout to develop your career in care. As an Apprentice Care Assistant, you will be providing a range of personal and practical care to our residents.
At Dovehaven, we are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly.
Working for Dovehaven Care Group is a rewarding experience, you will build relationships with those in your care and see them thrive in a caring and friendly environment.
As an apprentice care assistant, you will work together with other staff in the running of the home. You will aim to maintain high standards of care and service towards service users, relatives, visitors and other members of staff.
Duties and responsibilities:
To succeed in this role you must be:
If you feel you have the right values for our family run company, you will be supported by a programme of induction, training and development throughout your career with us.
Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. Dovehaven will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day.
If successful, you will complete a Level 2 Adult Care Worker apprenticeship programme, delivered through Dovehaven’s dedicated training provider, Realise. If successful, you will receive a level 2 Diploma in Care, plus maths and English Functional Skills if required.
Realise is an established training provider that’s enjoying an exciting period of growth following a management buyout and rebrand in late 2020. We’ve invested heavily in our people and culture, and we want to grow our teams by finding people who share our passion and enthusiasm for creating a better future.
We are looking to bring the right people in to grow and develop in the business. We are always succession planning and there will be opportunities to progress and continue to learn.
Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience
From the warm welcome to the attentive care for every resident, you can feel that Dovehaven care homes are family run. What sets us apart is our long experience of providing residential & nursing care, 37 years to be exact! We completely understand & appreciate what a big decision it can be moving in to a care home. Dovehaven care homes continues to grow & flourish, with the welcome just as warm for our new residents today as it was for our first residents in 1984.
REALISE LEARNING AND EMPLOYMENT LIMITED
Adult care worker (level 2)
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