care assistant at Anchor Trust

Start Date:
2012
Location:
bradford Yorkshire & The Humber
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Intermediate Level (Level 2)
Salary:
£130 weekly
Review Date:
May 2018

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Review Score

10/10

1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:

10/10

Supporting customers living with dementia, this includes personal care, activities, supporting with meals etc

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?

10/10

yes, everyday is a learning day, Anchor provided me with a great induction and ongoing training.

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?

10/10

all of it, i really feel that i do make a difference to the lives of our customers

4. How valued do you feel by Anchor Trust?

10/10

very, they are very supportive, we also have an apprentice advisor who is always available by phone, in person, i have a buddy on each shift and a mentor i can go to if need any support

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?

10/10

all laid out and easy to follow, if i do have any questions i just have to ask

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?

10/10

They visit me once a month but available by phone or email if i need them

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?

10/10

100% they are always there, they text and email me weekly to make sure i am ok, the staff in the location are great to, all helpful

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?

10/10

Very happy they pay over the apprenticeship rate, plus after 6 month and if i am over 50% through my qualification i can pick up overtime and apply for a permanent role and complete my apprenticeship

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?

10/10

Yes, away days with other apprentices, awards, career fairs

9. Would you recommend Anchor Trust to a friend?

Yes

9b. Why?

great experience, great support.

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Anchor Trust?

just do it, the support you get is great

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