Make your voice heard and contribute to the adult social care workforce consultation, which you can access through this issue of the Creative Academy newsletter. Get resources to help plan your events for Care Home Open Day, and find out about useful external courses run by SCIE and The Greater Manchester Training Partnership.
In this issue of the newsletter find out about one of our new courses: Advocacy. Also, we have information on National Apprenticeship Week, and how the York LGBT Forum is responding to a lack of diversity awareness within care homes.
In this issue of our Newsletter you can download the new NICE guidance around improving people’s experience of care. There are also details of National Mental Capacity Action Day, this year on the 5th of March, and an article about how the Montessori Method can be used to aid people suffering with dementia.
Do you feel that dignity and respect should be at the heart of UK care services? Take a look at the latest issue of our Newsletter for full details of the Dignity in Care campaign, and to see how you can become a Dignity Champion. This edition also features the latest NICE quick guide, on how to prevent infection spread, and details of upcoming Skills for Care seminars dealing with the recent changes to the CQC inspection process.
Want to know how to achieve a ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ rating following your next CQC inspection? A downloadable guide on how to do this can be found in the latest issue of our Newsletter, along with information about a new disabled-led research project, and a campaign which is exploring the issues the social care system will be facing in the future.
Senior Staff: Remember to complete your Information Governance e-learning course this month, before training the rest of your team. Information on course dates and links to training documents can be found in this issue, along with news of Skills for Care’s 2018 national campaign.
Care Certificate facilitated workshops will be running from December 2017 at Head Office. This and other important information re training can be found in this issue.
New dates for the Medication Administration training and parking facilities nearby Mansion House can be found in this issue.
Information about parking facilities around the new training venues can be found in this issue.
The Training Department has moved to Stockport and this issue contains information about the new training venue.