Helping you be the very best you can be
Our aim is to ensure our people are the very best they possibly can be and that they are supported to achieve career progression if that’s something they would like. We do this through all sorts of training and support, from online courses and hands-on workshops.
Training our carers
Expert training and support
Your training is provided by experienced and skilled individuals and ensures that you have the opportunity to experience theoretical and practical insights into being a carer. When you’re back in the workplace our field care supervisors are available for on-the-job advice.
General care training
During your induction programme, you’ll learn the essential skills required to support someone at home. You’ll be able to complete the nationally recognised Care Certificate, through which you’ll gain the relevant skills and competence to safely use hoists, support with personal care, prompt medication, and provide person-centred care to every client You’ll also learn Caremark’s values and beliefs and discover tips and tricks for providing high-quality care that will set you apart as a Caremark carer.
We also provide you with additional specialist training to ensure you can confidently and competently support the needs of our clients. This may include training in supporting people living with dementia, or learning disabilities, and help with supporting those with diabetes or those who have suffered a stroke. Your care management team will help you identify which specialist training you require to ensure you have the relevant skills to provide high-quality care to your clients.
Training our support staff and management
All our support staff and management are provided with a specific induction that reflects the responsibilities of their role. Continuous development is also provided through the completion of relevant qualifications or other specialised training to enhance the skills appropriate to their role. This ensures that our support staff and management team continue to provide high-quality support and guidance to our carers.