Day Care Apprentice

Sundial Centre, E2
19 Jul 2019
11 Aug 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Departmental Responsibilities:

  • To ensure that physical and emotional support needs of day care members are met.
  • To be aware of all emergency procedure.
  • To be familiar with a working understanding of the key working system and client care planning
  • To work as part of the day care and wider Sundial Centre Team assist in maintaining the day centre environment.
  • Positive feedback from internal and external colleagues about collaborative working. including all of the Sundial team and services
  • To support and participate in relevant day care activities.
  • To attend to minor accidents, administer appropriate first aid and maintain accurate records as necessary.
  • To participate in training to develop a wide range of skills.
  • To prioritise work and study
  • To follow Peabody Health and Safety policies and procedures to ensure, as far as is practicable, your own safety and that of others in the workplace.
  • To undertake specific Health and Safety roles such as Fire Warden or First Aider as part of your duties as required.

Skills/experience required:

  • Willingness to learn new skills and be flexible in your approach.
  • Ability to work independently, exercising good initiative and judgement
  • Strong interest in a career within Health and Social Care especially with older people
  • Ability to adapt, work under pressure and deal with emergency situations should they arise
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Effective working relationships with others
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Strong approach to teamwork and the ability to collaborate and step-up when required to help the organisation achieve its mission.

Qualifications required:

  • Maths and English GCSE at Grade 4 and above (A-C grade)

Please Note: This role is restricted to residents living in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.