- Safeguarding and protection in care settings
- Responsibilities of a care worker
- Support independence in the tasks of daily living
- Contribute to monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions
- Principles of Health Promotion
- Support individuals to eat and drink
- Contribute to the care of a deceased person
- Undertake agreed pressure area care
- Support individuals to carry out their own health care procedures
- Provide support for leisure activities
- Support individuals to meet personal care needs
- Move and position individuals in accordance with their care plan
- Based on occupational competency
- Aged 16+
- You must be employed within a relevant environment and provide evidence that you have the skills, knowledge and behaviours required by the sector at Level 2.
- You must demonstrate Maths and English skills at Level 1 or above in your initial Maths and English assessment.
Please note: To gain access to this course you will need to go through a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. If you have criminal convictions or cautions, please do not be put off from applying for the course. Your acceptance on to the course will depend on the nature of any convictions and will be at the discretion of the College and your placement provider.
Most apprenticeships take between 12 - 18 months to complete.
Yes, you will be paid by your employer for the duration of your apprenticeship. You will be paid at least the government’s minimum wage rate for apprentices, £3.70. A lot of employers pay their apprentices a higher hourly wage than the minimum rate.
This is ultimately up to your employers, but more than 90% of apprentices stay in employment after their course ends.
We work with lots of employers to provide apprentice positions. Check out our live vacancies section above or call 0151 353 4444 to chat to our team.