If you’re looking to advance your career or enter the profession of Health and Social Care then an apprenticeship could provide you with the skills, experience and support you need to succeed.

Intermediate Apprenticeship

This Apprenticeship Standard is ideal for people working in care roles and social care settings. This role will involve working in a service that works to promote independence, individuality and the rights and choices of service users.

Roles that may be suitable are Care Assistant, Personal Assistant, Relief Team Worker, Night Care Assistant or someone working in the community.

Candidates must be able to obtain an Enhanced DBS check in order to pursue an apprenticeship.

You will achieve a Level 2 Diploma in Care (Adults).

You will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • Communication in care settings
  • Duty of care
  • Responsibilities of a care worker
  • Safeguarding and protection in care settings
  • Health, safety and wellbeing in care settings

To gain this qualification Functional Skills Level 1 in English and Maths will also have to be achieved. The care certificate must also be achieved as part of the Apprenticeship standard.

Advanced Apprenticeship

This Advanced Apprenticeship Standard is ideal for Apprentices working to advance their careers into more advanced supervisory care roles in social care settings.
Roles may include Care Officer, Care Supervisor or Senior Care Worker.

Candidates must be able to obtain an Enhanced DBS check in order to pursue an apprenticeship.

You will achieve a Level 3 Diploma in Adults Care.

You will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • Promote communication in care settings
  • Duty of care in care settings
  • Promote equality and inclusion in care settings
  • Promote personal development in care settings
  • Safeguarding and protection in care settings

To gain this qualification Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths will also have to be achieved. The care certificate must also be achieved as part of the Apprenticeship standard.

To find out more, phone (01733) 761361, email apprenticeships@citycollegepeterborough.ac.uk or fill in the form below.

If you’re currently working in a care role in a health & social care setting, then you may be eligible to complete a Health and Social Care standalone qualification as opposed to an apprenticeship.

Get in touch with us today to find out more information: email apprenticeships@citycollegepeterborough.ac.uk or call 01733 761361


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