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  • Registered Managers Network Meeting: “Being a Care Manager is a really challenging, yet highly rewarding role. Having supportive...more
  • MQNF: Details to follow...more
  • Registered Managers Network Meeting: “Being a Care Manager is a really challenging, yet highly rewarding role. Having supportive...more
  • Dignity Awards: Venue: Newcastle College Further details to follow...more
  • Registered Managers Network Meeting:   “Being a Care Manager is a really challenging, yet highly rewarding role. Having...more
  • Dignity Awards 2018: Do you know someone who has dignity at the heart of all they do? Take the time to nominate them...more
  • Certificate in Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings: QCF Level 2 15 credits Enrolment and Classroom Dates: Wednesday 25th April and Wednesday 9th May...more
  • Certificate in Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings: QCF Level 2 15 credits Enrolment and Classroom Dates: Wednesday 25th April and Wednesday 9th May...more
  • Skills for Care Update 19.04.2018: See Link below for more details...more
  • Make your dying wishes known while your well: See link below. Make your dying wishes known while your well. It always seems too early, until...more
  • Skills for Care ENews 05.04.2018: See link below for details...more
  • Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness: April is Stress Awareness Month, which aims to increase awareness by highlighting the causes...more
  • Development Programme for Care Workforce: An exciting opportunity to attend a fully funded 5 Day Training Programme for Domiciliary Care Workers, Care Home staff/Care Home Providers or other Community Care settings, including Personal Assistants. https://www.carematch.org.uk/training_events/course_detail.aspx?ID=3225  
  • Registered Managers Network Meeting 05 June 2018: https://www.carematch.org.uk/news_resources_faqs/event_detail.aspx?ID=1147  
  • CQC Newsletter April 2018: See attached for details...more
  • A national recruitment campaign for adult social care::

    We’d love to hear what you think about a national recruitment campaign to support recruitment and retention in adult social care. http://bit.ly/2tMUk0F

    Keep an eye out for a survey in January 2018, or get in touch at randr@skillsforcare.org.uk.

     

     

     

     

  • Skills for Care 2017-2018 Business Plan: Our business plan is built around the following key areas: • improving recruitment and retention. • integration and workforce development. Download our business plan
  • Direct Payments: Welcome to the information hub for individual employers and personal assistants which brings together really useful information from lots of different places.   http://bit.ly/2tMUk0F  https://www.carematch.org.uk/news_resources_faqs/resources.aspx?CategoryID=34
  • Workforce Development Funding {WDF} Available Register Today: URGENT ACTION COMPLETE THE REGISTRATION FORM TODAY. HERE IS THE LINK: https://www.carematch.org.uk/news_resources_faqs/resources.aspx?CategoryID=32
  • Free access to online learning materials for adult social care providers in Staffordshire: For more information on the learning resources http://www.carematch.org.uk/events_resources_information/resource_detail.aspx?ID=53
  • Looking for a possible social care Training Provider?: Why not use the CareMatch Training Provider Network which lists possible trainers for your training needs! If you have a certain training requirement email us directly to help with the request: carematch@staffordshire.gov.uk
  • Professional standards for homecare services: http://www.rpharms.com/support-pdfs/homecare-standards-final-sept-13.pdf
  • Good ambassadors for care: http://www.carematch.org.uk/events_resources_information/detail.aspx?ID=156

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Latest Care Act Information

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