Recruitment articles

Belong triumphs at Investors in People Awards

Belong triumphs at Investors in People Awards

Care village operator Belong has scooped a prestigious international honour at this year’s Investors in People Awards.

Care sector wages rise as providers bid to fill vacancies

Care sector salaries rose by 6.1% to a six-month high in November as providers sought to fill vacancies.

Sun sets on Sunrise care home’s nursing wing

Staffing issues have forced Sunrise Senior Living to announce the closure of a nursing wing at its Sunrise of Cardiff care home.

Think tank warns of 400,000 social care workforce shortage

Chronic underfunding and a dysfunctional social care system are contributing to a growing workforce crisis, the IPPR has warned.

Yorkshire Bank boosts specialist healthcare team

Yorkshire Bank has strengthened its specialist national healthcare team ahead of the RBS Business Bank Switch Scheme in February 2019.

Care home builder Wynbrook expands team

Due to continued expansion, care home builder Wynbrook has appointed two new specialists in site management roles and is also investing in the career development of two existing employees through external training programmes.

Avery, Barchester and Stow Healthcare celebrate LaingBuisson Awards

Care home providers Avery Healthcare, Barchester Healthcare and Stow Healthcare were amongst the winners at this year’s LaingBuisson Awards.

Four in five registered managers feel more pressured, Skills for Care reveals

More than four out of five registered managers feel more pressured at work, according to Skills for Care research.

Quantum Care CEO is new face of ‘Vibrant Economy’ campaign

Quantum Care CEO Maria Ball has been revealed as one of the new faces of a ‘Vibrant Economy’ campaign led by legal firm Grant Thornton UK.

Skills for Care launches ‘Safe Staffing’ online guide

A new online guide has been launched by Skills for Care to help social care employers make sure they have the right number of skilled staff to meet the needs of their service.