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Healthcare Support Worker Apprenticeship Level 2

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Welcome to the Healthcare Support Worker Apprenticeship Level 2, your gateway to a rewarding career dedicated to providing essential treatment and care for patients across diverse healthcare settings. Whether you're driven by a passion for helping others or aspiring to make a meaningful difference in people's lives, this apprenticeship equips you with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in the dynamic field of healthcare.

As a Healthcare Support Worker apprentice, you'll play a vital role in assisting patients and supporting healthcare professionals in various environments, including outpatient departments, emergency rooms, and community clinics. Whether it's assisting with mobility, or providing emotional support, you'll be at the forefront of delivering compassionate care to those in need.

Join us on this journey as we empower you to become an integral part of the healthcare team, making a positive impact on the well-being of individuals and communities alike.

What will I do?

Study will cover a comprehensive array of modules designed to shape you into a proficient Healthcare Support Worker.

Throughout this apprenticeship, you'll immerse yourself in a diverse curriculum tailored to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to excel in the healthcare sector. From mastering effective communication techniques to understanding the intricacies of health interventions, each module is meticulously crafted to enhance your ability to provide person-centred care and support.

Delve into topics ranging from dementia and mental health awareness to basic life support and physiological measurements, gaining invaluable insights along the way. Explore the importance of personal and people development, while prioritizing health, safety, and security in every aspect of your role. With a strong emphasis on duty of care, safeguarding, and infection prevention and control, you'll be well-prepared to handle the challenges of healthcare with confidence and compassion.

Additionally, learn essential skills in moving and handling, and foster an inclusive environment through a commitment to equality and diversity

Modules include:

  • Communication
  • Health Intervention
  • Person-centred care and support
  • Dementia, cognitive issues, and mental health
  • Basic life support
  • Physiological measurements
  • Personal and people development
  • Health, safety and security
  • Duty of care
  • Safeguarding
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Moving and handling
  • Equality & diversity

To enrol on this apprenticeship you will need to be employed in a relevant Human Resources role within your industry to complete the qualification. Additionally, having at least a Level 2 proficiency in both English and Maths is essential. If you have not attained this level yet, don't worry – we'll help you achieve it before you undertake your End Point Assessment. Before you begin the apprenticeship, we'll evaluate your English and Maths skills, and you'll need to demonstrate a Level 1 proficiency to be accepted into the program.

This apprenticeship can be started at any time, and you will meet with your assessor at least once a month either at your workplace or remotely on Teams.

As an Apprentice, you will pay no course fees. However, your employer may have to pay towards your training as well as providing you with a wage (please see below).

For information regarding employer contributions and any further costs related to the Apprenticeship programme, please call our dedicated Apprenticeship team on 01205 365701 ext 3248.

There are different rates of pay for apprentices depending on your age and what year of your apprenticeship you’re in.

Aged 16 to 18.

The current National Minimum Wage rate for an apprentice is £5.28 per hour.

Aged 19 or over and in your first year.

The current National Minimum Wage rate for an apprentice is £5.28 per hour.

Aged 19 or over and have completed your first year.

You’re entitled to the National Minimum Wage or National Living Wage rate for your age.

If you are an employer and want to find out more information regarding employer contributions and any further costs related to the Apprenticeship programme, please call our dedicated Apprenticeship team on 01205 365701 ext. 3248.

You will be assigned an assessor who will observe your practice in your setting throughout the duration of your course, your assessor will offer support and guidance and will use a variety of assessment methods to help you achieve the requirements of the qualification and standard.

When you, your employer and your assessor feel you are ready you will be put forward for the End Point Assessment which will be carried out independently.

Successful completion of the course will lead to a better understanding of the subject, possible career progression and you could also progress onto other qualifications in this field.

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