Health Care Assistant Apprenticeship

Our Health Care Assistant

As a care assistant, you’ll be an important part of the team, working closely to support residents and provide high quality care.

You’ll receive on-the-job training while studying for a Level 2 Diploma in Care, so you can develop the skills and knowledge you need to make a difference in people’s lives.


About the

This apprenticeship takes between 12-18 months and is a great opportunity to work in the industry. The apprenticeship is delivered through a blended learning programme, which means you can access the course from anywhere in the UK.

You'll also get Level 2 qualifications in English and Maths. Debt-free and with a job at the end: what's not to love?

What your
typical day involves

As a caregiver, you'll assist residents with personal care duties such as bathing and dressing, ensuring that they are comfortable and supported.

You'll also help to complete monthly and weekly health checks, and support residents at mealtimes. With your dedication and compassion, you can make a real difference in the lives of those who need it most.


What you'll
be doing

Our apprenticeship scheme offers you the chance to gain a Level 2 Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship - a great opportunity for lifelong knowledge, skills and behaviours.

You'll receive day to day training at work and a blended social learning experience for your qualification, which will be delivered on a 1-2-1 basis by one of our expert coaches every 4-6 weeks.

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What’s in it
for you

  • Comprehensive induction, ongoing training and development, access to internal apprenticeship schemes
  • Your DBS Check (£40) paid for
  • NEST workplace pension, life assurance & bereavement support
  • 28 days' annual leave (inclusive of statutory bank holidays)
  • Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • Shopping Discounts & while studying eligible for 20% Student Discount Card

Start your career
with Bupa today


Please note that from November 11th 2021, people working in certain registered care homes in England must be fully vaccinated by law, unless exempt.

To be considered for this apprenticeship, Bupa requires you to be fully vaccinated against Coronavirus.

To find out more and apply via our partner, Lifetime Training, click apply.

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