Tagged: care homes

March 2016

Dignity in Care

According to the Social Care Institute for Excellence, Dignity is a state, quality or manner worthy of esteem or respect; and (by extension) self-respect.  Dignity in care, therefore, means the kind of care, in any setting, which supports and... Read more


Diabetes and Insulin Awareness

This Diabetes & Insulin Awareness course caters for those working with or who are responsible for the welfare and wellbeing of people with diabetes, this includes healthcare professionals not specialising in diabetes. The course aims to teach... Read more


Nutrition and Hydration

The simplest way to providing nutritional care is to encourage people to eat the right foods and drink to meet their nutritional requirements. All staff need to adhere to the standards set by the organisation in delivering quality person centred... Read more


February 2016

People Handling Train the Trainer Refresher Course

Manual Handling Passport Scheme Train the Trainer Course duration 2 days This scheme has been developed by The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) in order to make the standards of manual handling consistent across the country. Employers and... Read more


Oxford Times Job Fair – Town Hall, Oxford

OACP is exhibiting at the Oxford Times Job Fair on Thursday 18th February at the Town Hall in Oxford. The event opens at 10.00am and finishes at 5.00pm. Entry is FREE. If would like to learn more about working in Social Care, we would be... Read more


January 2016

Loss and Bereavement

This training session is open to anyone who is working within a healthcare environment. This course will create and increase the understanding of the processes involved when dealing with loss and bereavement. It highlights the need for empathetic... Read more


Palliative Care

This Palliative Care course is being run predominantly for care staff. Trained staff are welcome to book on this course although we will be covering this course again at a different level in April 2016. It is designed for people new to this field... Read more