Adult Care Worker

If you work in healthcare and want to progress your career in the industry, this course is a great opportunity to increase your skills and knowledge.

This level 2 apprenticeship is ideal for front-line staff helping adults with care and support needs, whether you work in residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centres or another clinical healthcare setting. You’ll be fully supported by a dedicated Apprenticeship Trainer through a mix of face-to-face teaching, webinars, Skype sessions, online learning and telephone calls. 

You’ll learn about the importance of delivering person-centred care, safeguarding treating people with respect and dignity and promoting the health and wellbeing of those you work with. You will develop your communication skills and understand how to progress your own professional development. You will develop the values, behaviours, competences and skills needed to support adults facing physical, practical, social, emotional or intellectual challenges and make a positive difference to someone’s life.

Course Content

  • Knowledge – Your role in adult care; the importance of having the right values and behaviours; the importance of communication; how to support individuals to remain safe from harm.

  • Skills – Undertake the tasks and responsibilities according to your job role; treat people with respect and dignity and honour their human rights; communicate clearly and responsibly.

  • Behaviours – The 6 C’s; Care, compassion, courage, communication, competence, commitment.

Funding available. For more information and guidance on this service then please get in touch with our team, who can give you further information.

13 Months

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