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Healthcare Cleaning Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship

Programme Type: Intermediate Apprenticeship Standard
Availability: All areas

Is it for me?

Love cleaning and enjoy working within a team? This Apprenticeship will give you the knowledge and skills you need to provide high levels of cleanliness helping to prevent the growth of bacteria and prevent the spread of disease and viruses in a wide range of work settings.
Essential Information
Entry Requirements
No formal entry requirements
Course Length
13 months
Start Date
Set by the employer
Qualifications Achievable

Up to Level 2 Maths & English if required

Location(s)
Mainly in the workplace. Some knowledge sessions and testing may take place at one of our campuses.

What advice and guidance can I expect to receive?

From the time you contact us, during training, and after you complete your programme, our experienced staff are on hand to provide you with the help and advice you need to achieve your career aspirations. More information about the Careers Programme we offer can be found on our Support Page or contact one of our Recruitment and Careers Advisors using our Contact Form or by calling 01983 533926.

Overview

As a Healthcare Cleaning Operative you will be working in either a healthcare or hygiene environment that requires specific attention to infection control, safety and sanitation for the health and wellbeing of service users. This includes a range of both public and private sector environments that require high levels of cleanliness to avoid the grown of bacteria and the spread of diseases and viruses. Some examples of establishments this Apprenticeship is suitable for include: Hospitals, Care Homes, Doctors / Dentist surgeries, Healthcare settings within prisons and schools, Large childcare settings and Leisure facilities.
What will I learn?

During your Apprenticeship you will learn how to distinguish between cleaning and disinfection, good housekeeping practices within the storage, prioritising workloads, correct use of chemical or biochemical cleaning products and infection prevention and control among other things.

How will I be assessed?

During your Apprenticeship you will work alongside your Training Consultant who will provide continuous assessment and feedback to ensure you successfully complete your Apprenticeship Standard. On completion of your programme you will demonstrate what you have learnt through a knowledge test, observation with questioning and a structured interview underpinned by a portfolio or evidence you will have built during your Apprenticeship.

Need to go deeper into the details of this Apprenticeship?

Full, up-to-date details of this Apprenticeship can be found on the Institute for Apprenticeships website here:

What can I do after this Apprenticeship?

Following successful completion of your apprenticeship you will have the opportunity to progress onto the Team Leader / Supervisor Level 3 Apprenticeship

What advice and guidance can I expect to receive?

From the time you contact us, during training, and after you complete your programme, our experienced staff are on hand to provide you with the help and advice you need to achieve your career aspirations. More information about the Careers Programme we offer can be found on our Support Page or contact one of our Recruitment and Careers Advisors using our Contact Form or by calling 01983 533926.

Contact us now and get onto your career-boosting Apprenticeship

Newport Old Grammar School Campus: 01983 533926