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Jul 18

Recognising great service management in social care

Throughout this month's #ManagingYourService campaign we've reflected on the common traits of a great adult social care service; having a good workforce plan, enough of the right staff and good people management. This article shares seven traits from last year's winning entries from the 'best employer' category that makes them stand out.

Date: Friday 27 July 2018
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Jul 18

How can your CQC inspection help you monitor your service's performance?

Monitoring your service's performance can help you understand where you are in relation to a particular standard, such as the CQC regulations, and inform any actions for improvement.

Date: Wednesday 25 July 2018
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Jul 18

Membership supports Care UK to develop its registered managers

Care UK, which runs over 100 care homes across England and Scotland, is the latest care organisation to sign up its managers as members of Skills for Care.

Date: Friday 20 July 2018
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Jul 18

Planning for the future – the importance of succession planning

Succession planning should play a key role in how you manage your people, and ultimately how you manage your service. Here we describe some of the steps to successful succession planning.

Date: Wednesday 18 July 2018
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Jul 18

What makes good people management?

Good people management can achieve better results for your organisation so it's important that you get it right. Find out what makes good people management and how we can help.

Date: Monday 16 July 2018
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