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Job title:Apprenticeship- Care and Support- Recruitment
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Job type:Full-time
Date posted:1st April 2019
Closing date:31st March 2020
Number of positions:Multiply
Job description:

An Apprenticeship with Outward will give you hands-on experience of making a real difference to the lives of people with a learning disability, while earning a wage and getting qualifications.

Over your 12 months as an apprentice, you'll get the experience, training and nationally recognised qualifications you need to take your next step on long-term career path in Social Care with possibility of a range of jobs and roles that really impact on people and their communities.

Best of all, as an apprentice with Outward you be working with passionate people, who share the same values and are all working towards making people's lives better. You'll be a valued member of the team, and working alongside colleagues you'll learn what it takes to support, coach and motivate people with both the nitty gritty practicalities of day to day life and to follow their dreams, be it putting on an art exhibition, going on holiday or learning to ride a horse.

We recognise the great work our apprentice do, and as well as paying £5-6 an hour and offering a range of great benefits, when you successfully complete yours will give you a £250 voucher award to say and extra "thank you".

About us

Outward is an award winning charity, with a great reputation – we earnt all this because everything we do at Outward is about promoting the choice and independence of vulnerable people to have genuine control over their lives, play an active role in the community and develop as individuals. We provide innovative and responsive housing, care and support that promote choice and independence for people with a variety of needs including people with learning disabilities, autism, older people, young people and people with mental health support needs across North, East and South London.


Apprentice Buddy in your team who will mentor and support you

Training and nationally recognised qualification Level 2 diploma in Health and Social Care, Functional skills in numeracy and literacy

25 days holiday

National Union of Students (NUS) membership.

After completion, many apprentices stay with us and go on to have successful careers.

A rolling programme of skills development and training

25 days holiday plus Bank holidays

An occupational sick-pay scheme

A scheme that enables you to purchase additional annual leave

A scheme that entitles you to tax breaks on childcare costs

Company pension scheme.

To apply

If you want to carry on learning while you earn and make practical difference to people's improve the lives of others send a CV and Written Statement to the email address provided below or complete the full application form. Detailing how you meet the requirements of the post by referring to the Job description and assessing yourself against the person specification criteria. Applications should be submitted to For further enquiries call 02087099138 or email

Outward is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment. If the post you apply for involves working or having access to adults at risk and/or their records, we will require an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Services for successful candidatess. This will be fully subsidised by Outward.

Salary:£5 – £6per hour
Contract hours:38
How to apply:
Documents:Apprentice Care Support-Job_Description.pdf