Care Market Development Team
COVID-19: Essential trainingThe impact of COVID-19 has created an extremely challenging time for the social care workforce. We’ve identified training that remains a priority during this period to ensure there is a skilled and competent workforce. This includes: Care Certificate, Assisting and moving people, Health and safety awareness Fire safety, Basic life support and first aid, Infection prevention and control Food safety, medication management, safeguarding adults Further information on each area can be found clicking logo:
Care Market Development Team-COVID UpdateMessage from The Care Market Development Team – July 2020 Given the significant impact Covid-19 is having on the care sector, we thought it might be useful to share an update with you in terms of the support, information and guidance we can provide you with and the changes we have implemented in response to the current situation.
Staffordshire Dignity In Care Awards 2020Staffordshire County Council is holding its first ever virtual Dignity in Care Awards and we would like to invite you to attend our Virtual Celebration Event. The virtual event is being held on Wednesday 11th November 2020 at 2pm. Please click on the photo to access the link.
Welcome to Staffordshire’s Care Market Development Team pages.
Our Care Market Development Team (CMDT) support Staffordshire's care organisations to recruit, retain and develop highly skilled staff, so that our residents receive the best care possible.
We do this by:
- Supporting those seeking employment in the sector with employers seeking staff, at no cost to employers or employees.
- Planning and facilitating access to a wide range of sector-specific training and events to staff at all levels, including Care Workers, Team Leaders, Supervisors, Registered Nurses, Registered Managers, Personal Assistants & Direct Payment Employers
- Signposting the social care sector to a wide range of information, guidance and resources to support high quality workforce and service development.
For support with using our website and more information about our full range of services, call us for free on 0800 328 4122 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: these contact details are only for the Care Market Development team. For contact information for other services please see our ‘about us’ page.