New training platform launched to support career progression at dementia care specialist

New training platform launched to support career progression at dementia care specialist

The training platform has been designed to support all of Vidas personnel, including new beginners and senior managers, and offer opportunities for career development. The academy promotes lifelong learning throughout the organisation and develops personnel as dementia ambassadors.

A series of courses are provided through the training platform, including a mentorship programme for staff to support new beginners, home supervisors advancement programme, trainee placements, and a reinvigorated Care Certificate offer.

Sharon Oldfield, Trainee Home Manager at Vida Grange, has actually just recently gained from training through Vida Academy.

Helen Daly, Learning, Advancement and Efficiency Program Manager at Vida HealthcareVida Healthcare, an expert dementia care supplier, has actually bought its personnel and the social care skill of the future with the launch of its training platform, Vida Academy.

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The training platform also consists of a dedicated app, which provides routine activity updates and opportunities, together with the most recent research study, advancement and finest practice in dementia and social care.

The academy is coordinated by John and Helen Daly, Learning, Development & & Performance Programme Managers at Vida Healthcare. John and Helen bring over 36 years of health and social care experience to Vida and the training platform.

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Helen included: “We released Vida Academy with our existing and future staff in mind. Were always looking for new and ingenious ways to support our workforce in their career development, and supply the greatest quality of care to our locals.

” Sharons experience, and those of our other employee whove completed courses through Vida Academy, highlights the vital function that training plays in motivating individuals to view social care as a serious profession which can have such a substantial impact on the lives of so numerous vulnerable people across the country.”

Discussing her experience and the chances that have actually emerged, she stated: “Since it was introduced, the support and opportunities that have actually been offered by Vida Academy have actually enabled me to learn the abilities required to end up being a Trainee Home Manager at Vida Grange, with the opportunity to be the Home Manager for our brand new care house, Vida Court, once it opens later this year.

” I wholeheartedly think that if you strive and never ever stop discovering, the opportunities for advancement in your career are endless. I took a leap of faith when I joined Vida and through its ongoing dedication to supporting its personnel, this option paid dividends for me.”

In 2015, Vida Healthcare introduced a “advanced” app to keep its locals and their families linked during COVID-19. The Family Team Talk app enables families and good friends of citizens at the care houses to see a picture of life at Vida Healthcare.