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Oct 17

Tell us what matters to you this World Values Day

Wednesday 18 October 2017

Our CEO, Sharon Allen, reflects on what values mean in social care and challenges employers to think about their own values this World Values Day.

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Oct 17

Who cares wins!

Wednesday 11 October 2017

Viv Patel, Pharmacist at Gibson Pharmacy in Bradford, discusses the need to protect some of the more vulnerable, but least obvious people in our community from flu – our care staff.

09
Oct 17

Who are registered managers and nominated individuals?

Monday 9 October 2017

Our CEO, Sharon Allen, asks registered managers and nominated individuals to take part in some new research into their everyday experiences as leaders.

02
Oct 17

Mutual learning from CQC visit to Registered Manager Network

Monday 2 October 2017

Karen Culshaw, Adult Social Care Policy Manager and Gloria Dowling, Adult Social Care Inspection Manager at the Care Quality Commission (CQC), visited the North East London Registered Manager Network recently. They took this opportunity to answer providers' key questions and to listen and learn about the issues and challenges they face.

02
Oct 17

Social care's next big challenge

Monday 2 October 2017

This week is Get Online Week. Diane Buddery, project manager for policy talks us through the importance of digital working in social care.

18
Sep 17

Housing with care

Monday 18 September 2017

Today is National Housing Day. Our CEO Sharon Allen reflects on the need for good quality, affordable housing.

18
Sep 17

Registered managers are at the helm of a positive culture

Monday 18 September 2017

Beth Cheffings, registered manager at Ridge House Residential Home talks about their recent 'Outstanding' CQC rating.

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Sep 17

A network for aspiring and new registered managers

Thursday 7 September 2017

Kate Blake, Team Manager, Partners in Care talks about running three networks in the South West for registered managers

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Aug 17

Castle scale the heights

Tuesday 29 August 2017

Debbie O'Brien, Registered Manager at Castle Supported Living, looks back at a challenging, but rewarding, experience of entering the Accolades.

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Aug 17

Fire safety notice

Monday 21 August 2017

David Coleman of Arden Fire Health and Safety, who is a Skills for Care Endorsed Provider, gives us a few timely reminders and helpful tips on fire safety in social care.

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