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Multi-Agency Safeguarding Conference – Thursday 21st November 2019

September 11, 2019

Multi–Agency Safeguarding Conference A unique opportunity to hear national speakers on a range of safeguarding topics Thursday 21st November 2019 9.30-4.30 Main Hall, City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester LE1 1FZ Our Aim: Sharing learning on issues emerging from Audits and Case Reviews from a local and national perspective. To promote best practice in safeguarding […]

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Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Social Festival of Practice 2019.

August 28, 2019

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Social Festival of Practice 2019. Monday 16th September 2019 to 20th September 2019 The aim of this week is to provide all with an opportunity to learn, develop, reflect, share and showcase practice. A programme of training, workshops and presentations designed to offer something to all those across teams, services professionals […]

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Assessing Competency, Using the Safeguarding Adults Competency Framework

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Safeguarding Adults Competency Framework   Venue: Voluntary Action Leicester, Conference Room, 9 Newarke Street, Leicester LE1 5SN Facilitated by: EQV Learning and supported by members of the LLR Safeguarding Adults Boards’ Safeguarding Adults Competency Framework group.   Date and sessions: Wednesday 18 September 9.30am – 12.30pm (sign-in from 9.15am) Wednesday 18 […]

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Royal College of Nursing Infection Prevention & Control Programme 23rd Sept 2019

May 18, 2019

The programme is ideal for registered nurses in NHS, independent sector and social care organisations, including: infection control leads in nursing homes or GP surgeries link nurses/practitioners infection control practitioners ward/department/clinic managers.   It focusses on practical work-based learning to redefine the standard for skills and practice in this area. This includes: one preparation day […]

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Useful Resources for Providers

Here some resources that would be benefit providers Care Quality Commission Good-and-outstanding-care-guide SfC The guide has proved popular with registered managers, care co-ordinators, owners, operational directors, quality assurance leads, local authority commissioners, business consultants and others.   Safe-staffing-guide SfC What is safe staffing? What are the warning signs of inadequate staffing? What are CWC standards […]

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Join The Local Registered Managers Network

Run by registered managers and supported by Skills for Care, your local registered managers network offers the opportunity to share best practice in a safe space and discuss experiences and issues. The networks act as a local support. Registered managers can feel a lot of pressure and isolation and the best people to understand how […]

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Adult Social Care Recruitment Campaign 2018-2019

February 7, 2019

The campaign will launch on 12th February 2019 with national and regional media engagement This year the Department of Health and Social Care is launching a national campaign to promote careers in the social care sector. The campaign is aimed at addressing the national shortfall in the adult social care workforce and will be delivered […]

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Helping to Prevent Pressure Ulcers Resource – For Care Homes

January 24, 2019

Helping to prevent pressure ulcers A quick guide for registered managers of care homes Download the guide here Pressure ulcers resource  

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Workforce Development Fund

December 24, 2018

You could claim money towards developing your employees If you’re an adult social care employer in England, you can claim the Workforce Development Fund (WDF) towards the costs of your employees completing adult social care qualifications and learning programmes. Due to the introduction of the Regulated Qualifications Framework in 2017 and the new apprenticeships standards […]

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Hydration In Care Homes

A practical resource pack to support the hydration of care home residents. Download the file here UWL_iHydrate_Full_VFinal3   Deborah Moussous Specialist Nurse Manager Local Authority Infection Prevention and Control Service Room G59 County Hall Glenfield Leicestershire LE3 8RA Tel: 0116 305 0787 Mob: 07989 376598 Email: deborah.moussous@leics.gov.uk   For IPC advice or to report outbreaks […]

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