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Job Title : Apprentice Support Worker - Stafford
Employer : Eden Futures - Stafford
Location : Stafford, West Midlands, ST16 1EE
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Framework and Level : Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Health and Social Care
Vacancy Reference : VAC-51375
Vacancy Short Description : Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career, that makes a different to people’s lives whilst studying to gain a nationally recognised qualification? Yes?
Then an Eden Futures Support Worker Apprenticeship is the role for you!
With over 33 Services covering the UK, we are one of the most trusted Supported Living companies. We support adults with either learning/physical disabilities/mental health etc. to live independently in their own communities and we would love to have you as part of the team.


Qualifications Required : No previous qualifications required
Vacancy Full Description : • Support individuals in their own homes with every day tasks to assist with independent living
• Work as a key member of the team to provide the care needed
• Provide person centred support and care
• Live the Eden Futures’ values
• Support individuals to participate in their chosen activities and to access other services and facilities within their community
• Support individuals to manage their medication responsibly as required
• Support individuals to maintain a clean and safe environment
• Be respectful to individuals at all times, promoting their dignity, privacy and individuality
• Provide personal care if part of agreed support plan
• Accurately report and record any incidents and accidents to the appropriate persons
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 37.50 - Shift work (can be flexible)
Weekly Wage : £327.00
Application Deadline Date : 10/02/2020
Possible Start Date : 17/02/2020
Personal Qualities : • Must be supportive
• Have a calm and tolerant approach
• Empathy is essential
• Must be able to be supportive
• Must be positive and responsive
• Caring and compassionate
Skills Required : • Team Work essential
• Will be committed to completing the study within the agreed timeframes
• Ability to demonstrate Eden Values on a daily basis
• Flexible approach
Future Prospects : On-going training and development, following completion of successful apprenticeship.
Training to be Provided : Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship
Functional Skills in Maths
Functional Skills in English
Functional Skills in ICT
Other Information : We pride ourselves in paying the same rate to our Apprentice Support Workers as we do our non Apprentice Support Workers regardless of age or study status. Starting rate is £8.21 per hour which will increase to £8.72 in April 2020.
Things to consider : The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early
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