The company employs one Manager, fourteen Care Assistants, three of whom are Senior Carers and one has a degree in nursing. The staff are selected for their qualities of reliability, integrity, skill, friendliness and professionalism. They are carefully screened and references are always checked thoroughly. During induction all staff are trained in-house by experienced qualified senior staff in the following critical subjects:
All new staff will complete an induction that follows the TOPSS guidelines. The home insists that all Care Staff hold a minimum of NVQ level 2 in Care. All new members of staff must train to achieve this important qualification.
The home also sends all staff on external training courses for such topics as Food Hygiene, Lifting and Handling, First Aid, Drugs Practice etc