Training for Homecare staff

Local Solutions provides training to all homecare staff during the induction process.

The following key areas are covered:

  • Manual handling
  • First aid
  • Food hygiene
  • Health & safety
  • Fire safety
  • Induction into care
  • Medication awareness
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA)
  • Skills for care common induction standards

Homecare employees are offered the following benefits:

Training that can lead to the qualifications accredited by the QCF (The Qualifications & Credit Framework)

  • Full induction programme
  • Excellent career prospects
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Evening and weekend work

Training is undertaken within Local Solutions' in house at head office in Mount Vernon Green, Kensington, Liverpool. 

If you are interested in becoming a care worker at Homecare please call our recruitment department for details of current vacancies Tel: 0151-705 2333/4

 

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of people feel safer after our Domestic Abuse support.
184
homeless young people supported in 2017-18.
91%
of people felt our Homecare Adult Social Care service met their needs.
3000+
Carers supported by the Liverpool Carers Centre in the past year.

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