Staff Induction & Training

Staff Induction & Training

“Staff we spoke with told us of the excellent support for their personal and professional development. There was a proactive support system in place to encourage staff to develop and deliver outstanding care.”

CQC report 2018

Staff will receive all mandatory training as required by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) together with additional training relevant to the work they are undertaking:

Core Training for all Staff includes:

  • Care Certificate Training 
  • Protection of Vulnerable Adults (POVA) (where appropriate)
  • Recording Skills
  • Safeguarding Children Awareness (where appropriate)
  • Health & Safety
  • Moving & Handling
  • Fire Safety
  • Food Hygiene
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Risk Assessments

1 Day Face to Face Induction Training for all new staff.

 

Additional Training, this is not an exhaustive list, new training courses are added regularly to support new clients/existing client changes:  

 

  • Safeguarding children with disabilities (where appropriate)
  • Brain Injury Awareness Training
  • Effective Supervision (for Case Managers, Team Leaders and Senior Support Workers)
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Medication
  • Epilepsy awareness
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Spinal Cord Injury Induction
  • Ad-hoc bespoke client-specific training