Support worker - Guaranteed Interview
Our 5-day Sector-based Work Academy is a comprehensive and interactive course designed to help you step into employment. Working alongside Sterling Supported Living, this course is designed to provide you with the specific skills and knowledge to be successful during the interview process.
Sterling Supported Living are a supported living provider offering support to individuals who are 16+ with complex needs, learning disabilities, Autism and mental health. They are based in Ilkeston and support people in Derby City, Derbyshire, Nottingham and surrounding areas.
To work with the people that you are paid to support to enable them to lead as independent and fulfilling lives as possible.
To support the person(s) that you are paid to support:
to live the life they want to lead, make decisions, have as many choices about their lives as possible and be supported to take appropriate risks.
to make each day the best it can possibly be.
to maintain their existing skills and develop new ones.
to access facilities in the local community and take part in activities outside of their home.
to look after their home, cooking, shopping, keeping it clean, tidy and safe.
to look after their health and take any medication.
with personal care (e.g. washing, bathing, shaving, going to the toilet) when required
to achieve their ambitions as set out in their support plans.
to assist with the management of their finances.
What will I gain?
L1 Award in Health and Care
L1 Award in Personal Development
Guaranteed Interview on completion of course
How will I learn?
We have a range of flexible learning methods available to suit your needs. You can attend this course at your local DBC Training centre:
Friary Works, 119a Friar Gate, Derby, DE1 1EX
Am I eligible?
Aged 19+ – no maximum age limit
Have the right to live and work in the UK
Have been a British/EU citizen for the last 3 years
To be unemployed and seeking work