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Apprenticeship scheme

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Apprenticeship scheme

Apprenticeship scheme

Are you interested in a career in Health and Social care, but have little to no experience? Look Ahead's apprenticeship scheme is a great opportunity to kick-start your career. 

The apprenticeship scheme is a 12 month programme. As an apprentice you will be training towards becoming a support worker (SW).

You will therefore be trained on all aspects of the SW role, and given coaching and support to put the learning into practice. The aim is that at the end of the scheme you should have the skills, knowledge and experience to apply for a support worker position within the organisation. 

As an Apprentice SW with Look Ahead, you can expect:
  • Specialist Training
  • Qualification NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care
  • Work placement in our services
Have you got the qualities, skills and personality we're looking for?

Answer the following questions, and see for yourself...
  • Are you over 18?
  • Have you been a UK resident for more than three years? 
  • Are you committed to taking on a 12 month placement?
  • Are you sociable, confident and a good team player?
  • Do you like working with all kinds of people? 
  • Are you ready to take responsibility for your own learning and progress? 
  • Can you stay calm under pressure?
For further information about the scheme please refer to our guide. For more information about the role and to apply please click herePlease note applications are only currently open to those living in the borough of Tower Hamlets. For residents of any other boroughs please email L&D@lookahead.org.uk to be added to the waiting list for the next intake.