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Adult Care Worker, Apprenticeship
What will I do on this course?
Upon completion of this apprenticeship, you will be able to demonstrate a range of excellent skills, knowledge and behaviours in your role as an adult care worker. You will be a front-line member of staff who help adults with care and support needs to achieve their personal goals and live as independently and safely as possible, enabling them to have control and choice in their lives. You will be equipped to deliver person-centred care and may work in residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centres or specific clinical healthcare settings. You will study a range of topics including principles in safeguarding and protection in health and social care, equality and inclusion, and duty of care. You will achieve a Level 2 Diploma in Care.
How will I be assessed?
You will undertake an independent end-point assessment, which will assess the skills, knowledge and behaviours required for this role. You will complete a portfolio which will be reviewed and assessed by an independent assessor. You will also be required to complete an on-demand test, interview and professional discussion.
What could I do after this course?
You may choose to progress to a higher-level apprenticeship such as the Level 3 Lead Adult Care Worker standard. This would enable you to further your professional career development and progress within the sector.
There are no formal qualifications required to enrol onto this apprenticeship. However, you will be assessed to ensure that you have the ability to achieve maths and English functional skills to a minimum of Level 1. You must also sit the Level 2 English and maths assessment prior to the completion of your apprenticeship.
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Ella Jones-Loates, Health and Social care
“I enjoyed my course very much, particularly the teachers and the friends I've made”
Former school: Gordano
Course: Health and Social Care
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