Healthcare Support Worker

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type Apprenticeship
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


 You will work as part of a team providing high quality and compassionate care to individuals. You will carry out well-defined routine clinical duties like monitoring an individual’s blood pressure and temperature.

You will also carry out non-clinical duties which may include things like keeping records, making beds, tidying up your work area, returning or cleaning the equipment used during a clinical activity.


Knowledge and Skills:

• Communication • Health Intervention • Person Centred Care and Support • Dementia, Cognitive issues, Mental Health • Basic Life Support • Physiological Measurements • Moving and Handling • Personal and People Development • Health, Safety and Security • Duty of Care • Safeguarding • Infection Prevention and Control • Equality and Diversity


• Treat People with Dignity • Respecting Individual’s Differences, Values, Needs, Privacy and Preferences • Show Respect and Empathy • Courage to Challenge Areas of Concern • Adaptable, Reliable and Consistent • Show Discretion and Resilience

How will it be delivered?

• Multiple Choice Test

• Observation in the Workplace

• Portfolio of Evidence + Interview

Entry requirements

No prior knowledge, understanding, skills or qualifications are required before you register for this qualification. However, employers may set selection criteria such as relevant qualifications and/or experience.

Your next steps...

When you have completed your apprenticeship, you may be offered a permanent job or you may choose to progress to a Level 3 Senior Healthcare Support Worker.