Home help in the Peak District

  Staff Training


Home help in the Peak District

As key providers of home help in the Peak District, all Valley Care staff have mandatory training which includes:-

Health and Safety Fire Safety
Medication Moving and Handling
Basic Food Hygiene. Hoist Training
Health and Safety Induction to Social Care
DOLS Safeguarding
Mental Capacity Common Sense!

 New staff "shadow" with their Team Leader or one of the Management Team for a period of around six weeks. During this time they complete their mandatory training before they are given a regular program of  calls.
Valley Care's Management Team actively encourage our staff to complete the NVQ 2/3 in Health and Social Care if they do not hold this qualification prior to joining the company.



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