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Jan 21
Blog

How Methodist Homes (MHA) supported the wellbeing of their team during the pandemic [PART THREE]

How Methodist Homes (MHA) supported the wellbeing of their team during the pandemic [PART THREE]
Wednesday 20 January 2021

In the final blog Vicky will look at what MHA will be doing to support their staff and volunteers when the pandemic is over.

19
Jan 21
Blog

How Methodist Homes (MHA) supported the wellbeing of their team during the pandemic [PART TWO]

How Methodist Homes (MHA) supported the wellbeing of their team during the pandemic [PART TWO]
Tuesday 19 January 2021

In the second of her blogs Vicky reflects on how asking the organisation's 7000 colleagues and 4000 volunteers about their experiences during the early part of the pandemic shaped their Wellbeing responses.

18
Jan 21
Article

How Methodist Homes (MHA) supported the wellbeing of their team during the pandemic [PART ONE]

How Methodist Homes (MHA) supported the wellbeing of their team during the pandemic [PART ONE]
Monday 18 January 2021

Vicky Jackson reflects on how the entire organisation followed their One MHA ethos to implement wellbeing Initiatives throughout the pandemic supporting more than 7000 colleagues and 4000 volunteers.

04
Jan 21
Blog

Coaching works

Coaching works
Monday 4 January 2021

Our CEO Oonagh Smyth reflects on the benefits of coaching, the ups, the downs and how it has had a huge impact on Oonagh's professional and personal life.

21
Dec 20
Article

Recruiting during the pandemic

Recruiting during the pandemic
Monday 21 December 2020

Recruiting during the pandemic article

17
Dec 20
Article

Investigating the issues facing the BAME workforce and the impact of COVID-19

Investigating the issues facing the BAME workforce and the impact of COVID-19
Thursday 17 December 2020

Skills for Care recently undertook some research to find out more about the issues facing the BAME workforce across social care and the impact of COVID-19.

14
Dec 20
Article

Supporting learning and development during the pandemic

Supporting learning and development during the pandemic
Monday 14 December 2020

During the challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic, learning and development continues to be integral in ensuring the workforce has the skills and knowledge needed to deliver high quality care. This article provides a reminder of some of the tools and resources we have to help.

09
Dec 20
Blog

Same storm; different boats

Same storm; different boats
Wednesday 9 December 2020

Diane Buddery, our Programme Head for Sector Digital, reflects on leadership and digital working in the care sector.

08
Dec 20
Blog

The importance of having a support network and connecting with other managers

The importance of having a support network and connecting with other managers
Tuesday 8 December 2020

Mark Topps is a registered manager at Eastern County Care Ltd. Here he talks about how being a member of the Skills for Care Facebook group has allowed him to connect with other managers to share ideas and resources and help reduce the pressures and loneliness of being a care manager.

08
Dec 20
Article

Celebrating and supporting registered managers

Celebrating and supporting registered managers
Tuesday 8 December 2020

This year has presented the adult care social sector with many challenges, and the impact on registered managers has been huge. Despite this, managers have continued to put others first.

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