19th February 2019

Have you completed the annual Care Provider Training Survey?

Every year N&SCS carry out a survey to find out the training needs, priorities and challenges for adult social care employers in Norfolk.

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19th February 2019

Norfolk County Council eBrokerage tool

Norfolk County Council will be demonstrating their new tools for residential and nursing homes at upcoming residential and nursing home engagement events

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19th February 2019

CQC update - gaining contact details of people receiving care and support in their own homes

The method for gaining the contact details of people who receive care and support in their own homes has been revised by CQC

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18th February 2019

Specialist Award for Chefs in Health and Social Care now eligible for Workforce Development Funding

The CTH (IOH) Level 2 Specialist Award for Chefs in Health and Social Care has now been added to the list of funded qualifications and learning programmes for the Workforce development Fund (WDF). Employers can claim £180 towards completion of this qualification.

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14th February 2019

Consultation: Learning disability and autism training for health and care staff

The Department of Health and Social Care has launched a consultation on the training which would become a legal requirement for all care and health professionals regularly coming into contact with people with learning disabilities and autism.

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12th February 2019

National social care recruitment campaign launched

A new national recruitment campaign to help fill the 110,000 vacancies in the adult social care sector has launched.

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7th February 2019

Learning lessons from Safeguarding Adult Reviews - one day sessions

Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board have announced new 2019 dates for "Learning lessons from Safeguarding Adult Reviews" sessions run by St Thomas Training.

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6th February 2019

NSAB Train the Trainer Safeguarding Awareness courses - new dates!

Norfolk Safeguarding Adults Board have released the dates of the next Safeguarding Adults Train the Trainer courses inpartnership with KP Training

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4th February 2019

Adult Social Care Recruitment Campaign - Breakfast Event

The Department of Health and Social Care is running a national advertising and media campaign to recruit more people into adult social care. As the outdoor advertising campaign appears locally, a breakfast event is being held in Norwich to highlight the local campaign.

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1st February 2019

New CQC learning resource on hypothermia

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have published the latest in their 'Learning from safety incidents' series. It looks at the risk of people developing hypothermia and what providers can do to keep people safe.

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Noroflk Care Awards Skills for Care Accolades DFN Matrix