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Lead Adult Care Apprenticeship - Level 3 at Bury College Apprenticeships

Course description

An apprenticeship in Adult Care is aimed at those who have a passion for caring and looking after people. Compassionate and friendly individuals, who have the ability to relate to people, will be ideal candidates for this apprenticeship and can make a difference to the quality of life to individuals in their care. The content of the course will cover the following areas: The personal attributes and behaviours expected of all Lead Adult Care Workers carrying out their roles include: Care – is caring consistently and enough about individuals to make a positive difference to their lives. Compassion – is delivering care and support with kindness, consideration, dignity and respect. Courage – is doing the right thing for people and speaking up if the individual they support is at risk. Communication – good communication is central to successful caring relationships and effective team working. Competence – is applying knowledge and skills to provide high quality care and support. Commitment – to improving the experience of people who need care and support ensuring it is person centred. An Adult Care Worker must know and understand: The job they have to do, their main tasks and responsibilities. The importance of having the right values and behaviours. The importance of communication. How to support individuals to remain safe from harm (Safeguarding). How to champion health and wellbeing for the individuals they support and work colleagues. How to work professionally, including their own professional development of those they support and work colleagues. Treat people with respect and dignity and honouring their human rights. Communicating clearly and responsibly. Support individuals to remain safe from harm (Safeguarding). Champion health and wellbeing for the individuals they support and for work colleagues. Working professionally and seeking to develop their own professional development. This course will involve 20% of your time to be dedicated to off the job training.

Entry requirements

Initial assessment and diagnostic testing on maths and English will take place prior to commencement of apprenticeship.

Financial information

For fee enquiries please call 0161 280 8339.

Further information

For more information please call our Admissions Team on the following numbers: 0161 280 8313, 0161 280 8314, 0161 280 8315 or 0161 280 8505.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 12 October 2017

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