Apprentice Support Worker in Hindhead at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Hindhead, Surrey

Pay Rate (£): £5.00

Vacancy Reference: 017147


Want to work for a leading brand whilst gaining your health and social care qualification? Voyage Care are looking for a hard working and reliable individual to join the great time  of support workers. This is a rewarding role with a great support network!

As a specialist provider with over 30 years’ experience, we are experts in supporting individuals with complex needs such as learning and physical disabilities, brain injuries, autism and other needs across the UK. We provide person-centered, high quality care and support to over 3,000 adults and children support in both registered care homes and people’s own homes.


If you are interested in this role, please click to Apply or give us a call on 01543 484696 and ask for Rebecca!



What your role will include:

  • Undertaking and completing the Apprenticeship Programme within an agreed timescale, including the induction criteria specified by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.
  • Communicating with service users  with learning disabilities using appropriate communication methods, including tact, empathy and diplomacy in order to foster good relationships. This may include using specialist communication methods for which the company would provide training
  • Once suitably trained assist with service users ’ care, including personal care, while being appropriately supervised. Assisting with bathing in order to maintain a high standard of hygiene. This may include people moving techniques, using hoists and repositioning service users as required
  • Participating in the development and implementation of service users ’ care plans in order to encourage service users’  to take an active role in all aspects of daily living and ensure the appropriate level of individual care and support is provided
  • Participating in service users’  daily outings, activities or recreational pursuits when required in order to assist  with aspects of their daily life
  • Undertaking and/or assisting  with household activities such as cooking, mealtimes, laundering and cleaning in order to promote a healthy environment for the service users  and the promotion of independent living
  • Recording and completing any appropriate documentation in order to ensure that service user  records, observations or research results are accurate and informative
  • Handling cash on a daily basis, e.g. grocery shopping, general household errands and service users ’ monies in order to facilitate the appropriate management of service users’ finances




  • You must be between the ages of 16- 18 years old
  • Punctual Caring
  • kind and Reliable
  • Punctual
  • Flexible
  • Confident
  • Proactive
  • Ability to show initiative
  • Ambitious and desire to develop
  • Suitable level of physical fitness
  • A genuine desire to help people and sensitivity
  • Reliability and flexibility

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list. Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary.

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010


Role Specific Requirements -


Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specfic Requirement