Introduction to Working in the Care Sector

Ideal for anyone considering applying for a role within adult social care, including home care, residential, nursing home and supported living. You’ll gain an understanding of the role of a care assistant and develop an awareness of the underpinning care standards for the sector. Sessions include: Your role in adult social care Your personal development […]

Introduction to Working in the Health Sector

This is suitable for those exploring careers within the wider health and social care sector, including clerical or clinical positions. You’ll gain an awareness of the skills and requirements of working in this fast-paced and caring environment, developing communication and interpersonal skills. Sessions include: The NHS and health and social care sector Communication and interpersonal […]

Developing Maths Skills for the Health and Social Care Sector

This is ideal for anyone looking to develop their communication skills and boost confidence in dealing with patients and staff. Health care specific terminology and acronyms along with local colloquialisms will be taught alongside tackling cultural and ethical issues and developing consultation skills. Sessions include a range of maths skills for the following setting and […]

An Introduction to Leadership and Management for Health and Social Care Professionals

This is perfect for anyone working in the health and social care sector looking for promotion or developing awareness of management and leadership qualities. Designed to fit around current commitments, the fortnightly sessions will cover effective time management; dealing with difficult, compassionate or courageous conversations; delegating and prioritising; chairing a meeting effectively and efficiently; budgeting; […]

Progressing to Nurse Associate

With many routes into nursing now available, this part-time course provides an insight into studying at a higher level and the commitment involved. Building on existing knowledge, it will develop your confidence in; Understanding the roles and levels within nursing Reading and writing for academic purposes Applying effective research techniques Thinking and writing critically Applying […]

Developing English Skills for the Health and Social Care Sector

This is ideal for anyone looking to develop their communication skills and boost confidence in dealing with patients and staff. Health care specific terminology and acronyms along with local colloquialisms will be taught alongside tackling cultural and ethical issues and developing consultation skills. Sessions include a range of English skills for the following setting and […]

Developing Digital Skills

This is a flexible course that allows you to work at your own pace and engage with a range of pre-recorded video tutorials. The aim of these accessible and personable tutorials is to reduce workload, improve efficiency and streamline processes. Whether you’re new to these packages, need a refresher or are looking for some new […]