The apprenticeship is a work based learning programme that provides a structured development route to give staff the skills the industry requires. The qualification is applicable to staff who deliver physical, emotional or enabling care to service users and is suitable wherever such care is delivered, including hospitals, service users' homes, nursing homes and day centres.
As an apprentice you can expect to be doing work based learning with an employer and to be paid a wage.
Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, Care Certificate, Maths Level2, English Level 2, Skills, knowledge and behaviours to meet the Apprenticeship Standard.
Mandatory Group A
201 Safeguarding and protection in care settings
202 Responsibilities of a care worker
301 Promote personal development in care settings
302 Promote health, safety and wellbeing in care settings
303 Promote communication in care settings
304 Promote effective handling of information in care settings
305 Duty of care in care settings
306 Promote equality and inclusion in care settings
307 Promote person-centred approaches in care settings