Are you looking for an opportunity to earn while you learn? Then an apprenticeship is right for you! On this Level 2 Adult Care Worker Intermediate Apprenticeship you can:
To apply for this Level 2 Adult Care Worker Intermediate Apprenticeship, you will need to be aged 16 years or over and must be working or applying to work with a company that has agreed that you will be working as an apprentice
You will undertake a diagnostic assessment for both maths and English and a free writing exercise prior to enrolment and have gained Level 1. If you have passed maths and English GCSE with a Grade A* to C (grade 4 or above) or functional key skills at Level 1 and can evidence this with certificate/s, you will not need to take the maths and English functional skills qualification within the apprenticeship programme.
What does this Level 2 Adult Care Worker Intermediate Apprenticeship involve?
You will be taken through the skills, knowledge and behaviours required to be a Lead Adult Care Worker which include:
You will be assessed through an end-point assessment once the Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care and Care Certificate have been attempted and achieved. There will be a synoptic end-point assessment which will include two distinct components. Firstly, the completion of a situational judgement test answered through a multiple choice exercise (but not necessarily undertaken as an online or computer-based test) and secondly a professional discussion. To achieve final certification, the apprentices must have completed and achieved these end-point assessments in addition to the Care Certificate and the Diploma. The assessment will demonstrate that the apprentice can apply their knowledge, skills and behaviours in an integrated way and will satisfy the requirements for the award of an apprenticeship certificate.
20% of the training will be delivered off the job and this can include: Simulation, online learning or training from employers, shadowing, mentoring, industry visits, attendance at competitions and support in writing assignments.
You can progress to Lead Adult Care Worker.
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