Peabody employees

Support Worker Apprentice

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Work type: Apprenticeships
Location: Sundial Centre, E2
Department: Communities
Salary: £17,550


  • To ensure that physical and emotional support needs of day care members are met.
  • Deliver outreach support to users living in the wider community
  • To be aware of all emergency procedures
  • 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.
  • Undertake Adult Care Worker apprenticeship training/ qualification


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
  • Caring and empathetic
  • 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.
  • Good standard of spoken and written English and basic numeracy


Qualifications required:


  • GCSE Level 1 (equivalent GCSE D - G)



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