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Current opportunities for 19th October 2020


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Click here D91 - Domiciliary Care Worker

Click here D90 - Youth Worker

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Police Constable. Degree Holder Entry Programme (DHEP)
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Initial Police Learning and Development Programme (IPLDP)
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Degree Holder Entry Programme
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Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship
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Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship (PCDA)
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The Metropolitan Police are aiming to recruit 11,000 people into Apprenticeships from now up until 2025. The London Borough of Barking and Dagenham Council Job Shops are hoping to help them to achieve this. If you are over 18 and meet the criteria of the JD’s then please apply today!


First steps:

  1. Apply today with your CV to vacancies@lbbd.gov.uk (Clearly stating which position you are applying for)
  2. If your CV meets the criteria it will then be forwarded to the recruiting advisor
  3. Someone from Employer Engagement team for the job shops will be in contact directly to arrange a virtual screening appointment with the recruiting advisor who will then inform successful candidates of the next stage
  4. Online Application Link sent to shortlisted candidates
  5. Assessment Centre
  6. Interview

PLEASE NOTE (*Candidates will need to be IT competent and have access to a PC for - online webinars using portals such as Microsoft Teems/ Zoom / Skype)


Opportunities attached:


New Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship (3 Year fully funded degree apprenticeship by the MET)

STARTING SALARY: £30,000 per annum* (Includes London weighting)

(*Initially begins at £30,000 but increases to £33,000 after completion of your ‘PCDA Degree program

This then rises to a current maximum of £47,000.

FULL-TIME: 40 hrs per week (Incl. weekends) (Shift rota basis)


*Academic Qualifications

To be eligible for recruitment as a Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship in the Met, you must hold a Level 2 qualification in English Language at a GCSE grade C or above, or grades 4-9.

If you do not have this qualification, we will also consider a higher level academic attainment (level 3 or above) in a UK qualification or an English Language equivalent overseas qualification. Please note you will be asked to provide evidence of this at a later stage.

All Applicants MUST HAVE ONE of the following;


New Degree Holder Entry Programme (2 year fully funded Graduate Diploma)

STARTING SALARY: £31,020 per annum* (Includes London weighting)

(*Initially begins £31,020 (including London allowances) increasing to circa £34,314

This then rises to a current maximum of £47,000.

FULL-TIME: 40 hours per week (Including weekends) Shift rota basis


*Academic Qualifications

To be eligible for recruitment as a Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship in the Met, you must hold a Level 2 qualification in English Language at a GCSE grade C or above, or grades 4-9.

If you do not have this qualification, we will also consider a higher level academic attainment (Level 3 or above) in a UK qualification or an English Language equivalent overseas qualification. Please note you will be asked to provide evidence of this at a later stage.

All Applicants MUST HAVE one of the following;

Achieved a degree (level 6) qualification or above, in any subject area, from a UK higher education institute

or

be in the final year of study for your level 6 qualification at the point of application.


The Degree Holder Entry Programme (DHEP) 2 year work-based programme that combines academic learning, based on a national policing curriculum, with practical “on the job” training.

Initial Police Learning & Development Programme (current 2 year fully funded)

STARTING SALARY: £ 29,943 per annum* (Includes London weighting)

(*Initially begins at £ £29,943 but increases to £34,314 after completion of your ‘PCDA Degree program

This then rises to a current maximum of £47,000.

FULL TIME : 40 Hours p/w (Include weekends)

PART TIME: 20 Hours a week

Shift rota basis


*Academic Qualifications

To be eligible for recruitment as a Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship in the Met, you must hold a level 2 qualification in English Language at a GCSE grade C or above, or grades 4-9.

If you do not have this qualification, we will also consider a higher level academic attainment (level 3 or above) in a UK qualification or an English Language equivalent overseas qualification. Please note you will be asked to provide evidence of this at a later stage.


Women & BAME clients are encouraged to apply.


Job Shop Information

Need help into work? The Job Shop offer support and advice including:

Help to write a CV or update your existing one tips to improve your interview skills and techniques help with finding a job that matches your skills and experience and so much more!


For more information, you can contact:

Barking Job Shop Barking Learning Centre, Ground Floor, IG1 7NB 020 8724 8870 barkingjobshop@lbbd.gov.uk


Dagenham Job Shop Dagenham Library, RM10 9QS 020 8724 8870 dagenhamjobshop@lbbd.gov.uk

 

The Adult College Job Shop 127 Ripple Road, Barking, IG11 7PB 020 8227 2809 construction@lbbd.gov.uk


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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A CARER


Here is what a ‘typical’ day could well look like for one of our trained care workers who visits numerous clients on a daily basis.

Our carers start at 7am, in the morning the first client of the day, may need help getting out of bed. They may have poor mobility or another condition that makes it difficult to look after them.  Bathing & dressing are other common morning activities for care workers to help service user with and providing these services helps clients to look and feel as good as possible when starting the day.


The care worker may then help to prepare breakfast (toast & cup of tea) for the client. Now they may move on to their next client’s home to do some other tasks. This is often a good time to chat with the client and they appreciate being able to talk to someone.  Some may have no family members or friends living nearby, and a simple chat can make all the difference to their day.


On the next visit, the care worker may take the opportunity to do some light housework for the client. Housework is often something that elderly people or people with disabilities are unable to, carers may help with making the bed, hoovering the room or washing the dishes.


The carer may then help another client with serving the food at   lunch time. The meal is usually supplied and delivered by a specialist food delivery company. Care may need to support the clients to heat up the meal using a microwave; family may have prepared meals and frozen them.


Some clients may need four visits a day, especially if they have severe mobility problems and some like to have something to eat at this time of day, if they have had a good lunch they may just have something like tea & biscuit or a sandwich. Many clients will need to take medication at regular intervals and may need prompting or assistance doing this


Late calls are normally the reverse of the breakfast calls, you may need to prepare supper and make a hot drink. Make sure that the clients are ready for bed, make sure that they have everything they need and make sure that they are safe and secure for the night. You may need to help to catheters or incontinence pads. Each client will have their own needs and preferences and your support will be tailored to fit them individually.


Caring is a great profession and if you really get into the job it is so rewarding.  Our carers look upon the people they provide care for as part of their extended family and I they enjoy what they do.


Click here D125 - Driver Support Workers and Night Support Workers

Click here D120 – Kitchen Assistant

Click here D127-School Vacancies (Cleaners, Caretakers, Midday Assistants and Exam invigilators)

Major Building Contractor looking to attract experienced local workers living in London Borough of Barking and Dagenham – there is also the offer of recruiting trainees.

Various roles.

Email construction@lbbd.gov.uk

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Click here D82 - Care Assistant JD

Click here D132 Cleaning Operatives

Click here D134 HSEQ compliance manager JD (002)

Click here D136 - 2 x Lunchtime Supervisors Candidate Pack Sept 2020

Click here D136 - lunchtime supervisors advert

Click here D137 - Sales & Lettings Negotiator

Click here Beeline Data job description

Click here Level 3  Nursery Practitioner - Dagenham RM10,  Starting  Immediately

Click here Multi-Trade Apprenticeship - Woolwich

Click here D147 TCRO Job advertisement  (ver final )

Click here D147 T21 Job application Form 2019

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Click here Production Packer - Barking Employment Application Form