Jobs and Apprenticeships

Apprentice Enablement Assistants – Bradford Council

Job Description:
As a Health and Well-being service we provide a range of social care and support services to people who live in the community, some of which have dementia and complex needs. As a team we all take personal responsibility for ensuring we contribute to a responsive safe, high quality, person centred enablement service.

We’re seeking to recruit some great new Apprentice Enablement workers, people with the right values, behaviours and attitude to be part of our team. Could this be you? You must be able to demonstrate that your workplace values are at the heart of everything you do.

Our values are:

  • A commitment to quality and being the best you can
  • Providing excellent care and support to all our service users
  • Showing dignity and respect to the people that you will be working with

Working together as part of an innovative team

The apprentice will follow a programme of training relating to the role and achieve the appropriate skills, competencies and qualifications of the role by the end of the training programme.

We are looking for an individual who is committed to undertaking an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Adult Care Worker.

To qualify for the apprenticeship, you must have GCSE Maths and English at Grades A-C/4-9 or a minimum of Entry Level 3 or above in Maths and English.

You must also have lived in the UK for a minimum of 3 years to qualify for Apprenticeship Funding

You will be expected to work weekends, bank holidays and other religious festivals, as part of a rolling rota covering a 24 hour period.

A requirement of the role is to work towards a Level 2 in Health and Social Care.

An enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service will be undertaken for this post.

As this is an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship candidates will be assessed first on numeracy/literacy skills.  Only successful applicants from the assessment centre/selection process will be invited to interview.

A full manual driving license is required for all posts and you will be required to drive lease vehicles as part of your duties.

Weekly Wage:
Band 4: £18,562-£18,933 pa

Under the apprenticeship scheme Year 1 is paid at 80% and Year 2 at 95%

Employer Name & Location:
Bradford Council, Based at various locations across Bradford and surrounding areas which also include, Keighley and Ilkley.

Working week - contracted hours / full time / part time:
Various shifts, days and evening available

Duration – Perm / temp:
Fixed Term Posts

Additional benefits:
We can offer

  • A competitive rate of pay with excellent terms and conditions
  • Corporate work wear
  • A comprehensive training package with continuing development and progression opportunities
  • Access to the latest assistive technology


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