Why choose Enable for your Adult Care Apprenticeships?

81% of those who enrolled onto our Apprenticeship programme last academic year completed their apprenticeship. This is a higher achievement rate than the national average.*

Don’t just take our word for it, listen to what some of our learners have said:

Ryan said – “I think my Tutor explained everything to me perfectly. Whenever I needed extra help with any of the tasks, even if it was just something small, she’d always be more than happy to help out.”

Who are the Adult Care Apprenticeships suitable for?

These Apprenticeships are for individuals who want to make a positive difference to some one’s life when they are faced with physical, practical, social, emotional, and 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.

Adult Care Workers may work in residential or nursing homes, domiciliary car, day centres a person’s own home or some clinical healthcare settings.

While working on your apprenticeship you will be receiving “hands on” training within your chosen industry. You will be hired by a business and be taught how to improve your care skills while in employment.

What levels of apprenticeships are available?

  • Adult Care Worker – Level 2 (equivalent to 5 GCSEs)
  • Lead Adult Care Worker – Level 3 (equivalent to 2 A levels)
  • Leader in Adult Care – Level 5 (equivalent to Foundation Degree)

Ideal candidates for this qualification will:

  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills
  • Have good people skills
  • At level 3, candidates should have the ability to show some leadership/supervisory skills

Adult Care Worker Level 2

Lead Adult Care Worker Level 3

Leader in Adult Care Level 5

Are you an employer looking to take on an apprentice?

At Enable we understand what you want from your Apprenticeship.  We work with you to create a plan for your learning, considering business needs and the development needs of the new Apprentice whether they are new to the business or current employees.  We deliver a development package that gives an outcome of confident Team members, who work well as individuals and as part of a team.

Businesses can apply for a levy of up to £2000 to take on an apprentice. We are happy to help you find the perfect apprentice to take your business to the next step.

If you wish to hire an apprentice, please contact Nick at Enable and he will be able to help you find the ideal candidate.

*national averages are subject to change. For more details please visit here.