Health & Social Care

Senior Healthcare Support Worker Apprenticeship Standard - J210

12 Quays Delivered On Employer Premises Level 3

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Senior Healthcare Support Workers help registered practitioners deliver healthcare services. You may work in a range of services eg hospital, community, health or day case unit, birth centre or midwifery led unit, someone's home, operating theatre, nursing or care home, assessment centre, hospice, school, prison, GP surgery, charity or voluntary organisation; working in partnership with individuals, families, carers and other service providers.

Course Details

Knowledge, skills and behaviours covered include:

  • Health and wellbeing
  • Duty of care and candour, safeguarding, equality and diversity
  • Person centred care, treatment and support
  • Communication
  • Personal, people and quality improvement
  • Health, safety and security
  • English and Maths Level 2

In addition a pathway choice will be agreed.

Entry Guidelines
When recruiting, employers may select apprentices with prior experience as a support worker. It would be beneficial if you have achieved Level 2 English and or maths
Equipment Required

Access to a computer is necessary

Assessment Method

An Electronic portfolio will be used for On programme assessment to record completion of: • 15 standards as set out in the Care Certificate. • A learning journal • Level 3 diploma in healthcare support In addtiion there will be an End Point Assessment consisting of: • A multiple choice and short answer test • Observation of practice in the workplace • An apprenetice learning journal and interview

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Starting 31st July 2021 - Ending - 28th July 2023

REF J210N001

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