TrueArk Healthcare is an Ipswich based healthcare agency who provide staff to residential homes in and around Ipswich. TrueArk is best described as a small office environment, where the office staff are involved in contacting new and current clients in order to create work.
Established with a commitment to enhancing the quality of life for individuals in need of support, TrueArk Healthcare has become a trusted name in the healthcare industry. They are currently looking for a Homecare Assistant apprentice to join their team.
What you will do in your working day
Assisting with personal care (washing, dressing) and continence care (toileting and catheter care)
Preparing meals and drinks
Using moving and handling equipment
Liaising with GPs, nurses, occupational therapists, social workers and other professionals
Working with members of the team on a daily basis
Identifying causes for concern with our customers and reporting to management
GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4-9) Desired
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness
West Suffolk College
Lead adult care worker Level 3 (A level)
The learner will be studying the Lead Adult Care Worker Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard qualification
Day release to West Suffolk College
Functional skills will be studied if equivalent qualifications are not held
Things to consider
Homecare requires individuals to work in the community, moving between houses in a given location. One of the requirements is to have a full driving license and access to a car.
Full-time/Part-time - positions available
The closing date for this job offer is on 04/03/2024
This job is located in Ipswich, Suffolk
How to Apply
About West Suffolk College
West Suffolk College is an ambitious vocational and academic College, with a stunning main campus set in the heart of Bury St Edmunds. We are committed to providing outstanding education to all our students.