Bringing Nursing Associates into Primary Care
We are offering two ‘bite-size’ sessions aimed at primary care providers who want to hear about the Nursing Associate training programme, how this can be used to attract new staff or support and develop the existing workforce, and the benefits the role can bring to primary care settings.
“Make sure you get the vaccine” says fit and active 25 year-old who was hospitalised with Covid
A fit and active 25-year-old man who was hospitalised for six days with severe Covid-19 has called on young people to make sure they get both Covid vaccinations.
HEE Live Event: DWP- Kickstart and Sector-based Academies
Watch the Kickstart and Sector-based Academies Live Event delivered by DWP, Prince’s Trust, and HEE on Wednesday 26th May.
Virtual Work Experience: Healthcare Science Discovery Session
The schools' team for Health and Social Care Careers in partnership with Speakers for Schools presents an insight into healthcare science careers on Thursday 24th June 2021 from 9.30 am to 11 am via Google Classroom.
Vacancy Round Up 04/06/21 (Half-Term Update)
As our team takes a break over the half-term holiday, the weekly vacancy round-up takes a break this week. But fear not! We've put together a list of the best places to look for vacancies in Health and Social Care.
Webinar: Developing strengths-based places – the next steps for strengths-based practice
This webinar explores how local authorities are overcoming some of the barriers to a strengths-based approach, and building a whole place approach to strengths-based working.
New Award To Recognise Exceptional Practice In Adult Social Care Workforce
The exceptional efforts of the social care workforce will be recognised through a new award launched by the Chief Nurse for Adult Social Care.
New Care Certificate Assessors eLearning Course Now Available
Created in partnership with Health Education England, the Care Certificate assessors eLearning course has been designed to support Care Certificate assessment.
Launch Event- Leadership and Management in Integrated Services
University Centre Doncaster are hosting a launch event for their Chartered Manager (Degree) Apprenticeship. Join the informal event to have a chat with their staff about the Leadership & Management Qualification.
SYREC receives CEC Careers Champions Recognition
SYREC's Schools Team for Health and Social Care Careers was delighted to have received a CEC Careers Champions recognition from The Careers & Enterprise Company.
Skills for Care Roadshow - South Yorkshire
Skills for Care is hosting virtual, interactive roadshows, where social care employers can meet and interact with their peers, share ideas and best practice.
Virtual Work Experience 15/12/20
The Schools Team for Health and Social Care Careers will be hosting Virtual Work Experience. This is a fantastic opportunity for young people to gain some valuable work experience in a health and social care setting during the pandemic
Vacancy Round Up 27/11/20
Welcome to this week’s vacancy round up. No apprenticeship vacancies this week, so, we have a selection of other posts that don’t require a professional registration!
Vacancies Round Up 16/10/20
This week we have a slight change to our Apprenticeship round up, rather than bring you the latest Apprenticeship opportunities we’re sharing with you some of the other entry level roles we have on offer in South Yorkshire.
New Supportive Care Certificate Resources
Skills for Care have developed additional resources which help to contextualise areas of the Care Certificate to different specialism areas
Immunisation and Vaccination Webinar
With the Government pledge of more than 30 million free flu vaccinations to be administered across the UK this year, part of plans to help protect our NHS, Skills for Health have worked with partners Charles Bloe Training to launch a new blended elearning and webinar Immunisation and Vaccination Refresher offer to support the sector prepare.
Virtual Health Careers Conference 2020
Following on from the National Health Careers Conference 2019 Health Careers are pleased to bring you the Virtual Health Careers Conference operating on Saturday 25th July 2020!
Webinar: AHPs support to care home residents – the ‘what’ and the ‘how’ of good practice
On Friday the 22nd of May from 11:00am until 12:00pm FutureNHS Collaboration Platform are running their National Allied Health Professions weekly webinar on ‘AHPs support to care home residents – the ‘what’ and the ‘how’ of good practice.
Case Study – Sheffield Teaching Hospitals utilise EPA flexibilities
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals successfully introduced the maternity support worker apprenticeship in 2019 and their cohort of 11 apprentices were due to complete their apprenticeship this summer.
Care and Support Staff Career Pathways Launched
South Yorkshire Region Excellence Centre (SYREC), in partnership with Community Practitioner Alliance CiC (CPA) and Doncaster Council, today announced the launch of The Care and Support Staff (CaSS) Career Pathways.
As part of SYREC's commitment to deliver sector-leading programmes and services to enhance the skills of the support workforce, throughout the isolation period we're making it possible for you to access support from the SYREC team remotely.
Trainee Nursing Associates (tNA)
SYREC have worked together with HEE, on a partnership for a tNA project for Sheffield and Doncaster. We have been successfully accepted by HEE to be one of test sites and have 135 learners between the two places on the programme! We have also had great support from existing pilot projects (Barnsley and Rotherham)
Doncaster and Bassetlaw Education Programme Network – ECHO
Nursing homes frequently experience challenges in accessing structured educational programmes, however using video conferencing technology, Project ECHO facilitates the delivery of a free and tailored programme of training and education direct from a Hub to multiple sites where there is a training and education need. This then creates a community of practice that supports service delivery, sharing of knowledge and support to staff in underserved areas.