Tag Archives: Training

SUPPLIER FOCUS: Fire Marshal ‘super-training’ for your care home!

SUPPLIER FOCUS: Fire Marshal ‘super-training’ for your care home!

If you hold fire marshal responsibilities within your care home, you will know the importance of training to safely and efficiently carry out high risk moves in an emergency.

EXCLUSIVE: Minister for Care previews social care Green Paper

In an exclusive interview ahead of this summer’s Green Paper, Minister for Care Caroline Dinenage tells CHP doing nothing is not an option

EXCLUSIVE: Belmont Healthcare MD offers advice on better staff retention

Healthcare managing director Adam Hutchison says better staff retention is crucial to maintaining a high quality care business in the face of the challenging recruitment environment.

Bupa nurse survey finds desire for working with older people

A survey by Bupa in partnership with the Royal College of Nursing has uncovered the reasons why people choose a career in older people’s nursing.

New guidance for employers to support work experience in social care

The adult social care sector faces challenges to recruit and retain enough of the right people. Skills for Care estimates there are around 345,000 leavers in the sector every year – that’s over 900 every day – and approximately 90,000 vacancies at any given time.

Care England calls for NHS and social care workforce parity

Care England has called for a parity of esteem between the NHS and social care workforce.

HC-One bids to boost staff retention and cut agency spending

A pioneering training programme designed to increase staff retention and reduce agency spending has been relaunched by HC-One.

Caring Homes launches Innovative Care Practitioner Programme

A group of talented carers has been selected for a new innovative workforce development scheme.

Leaders respond to Green Paper announcement

Leading care stakeholders have responded to the Government’s announcement yesterday on this summer’s Green Paper.

BREAKING NEWS: Jeremy Hunt sets out joint NHS and social care workforce strategy

Health and Social Care Secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced a joint NHS and social care workforce strategy as part of a package of reforms.