Franhen Consultancy


Level 2 Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship Standard NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Care

Level 2 Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship Standard NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Care, previously known as the Level 2 Health and Social Care Apprenticeship is designed for learners in a wide range of settings.

To work in care is to make a positive difference to someone’s life when they are faced with physical, practical, social, emotional or intellectual challenges. Adult Care Workers need to have the right values and behaviours developing competences and skills to provide high-quality compassionate care and support.

They are the frontline staff who help adults with care and support needs to achieve their personal goals and live as independently and safely as possible, enabling them to have control and choice in their lives which is at the heart of person-centred care. Job roles are varied and determined by and relevant to the type of the service being provided and the person supported. Adult Care Workers may work in residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centres, a person’s own home or some clinical healthcare settings.

This Apprenticeship covers both Adult Care Workers and Personal Assistants. Personal Assistants do the same job as an Adult Care Worker and work directly for one individual usually within their own home. Working with people, feeling passionate about supporting and enabling them to live a more independent and fulfilling life is a rewarding and worthwhile job which provides excellent career opportunities.

This Apprenticeship is delivered on a one to one basis in your workplace by your own dedicated, expert Health and Social Care tutor.

They will meet with you every month (face to face or virtually) to provide teaching and training to help you develop new knowledge and skills and guide you through the programme.

How we deliver this Apprenticeship

They will then assess your competence by observing you applying the new skills at work and helping you develop a portfolio of evidence to prove you have met the requirements of the Apprenticeship.

Qualifications included in this Apprenticeship

Level 2 Diploma in Care
Level 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths (if required)

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