News & Articles

Business Builder Programme

We're excited to say its finally here! The Care Skilled Business Builder Programme is an exclusive mentoring and coaching programme designed for new entrants into the homecare sector and/or established domiciliary care businesses who want to grow significantly, whilst...

Care Recruitment – Free Recruitment Strategy

Is Your Care Staff Recruitment Strategy Effective? Care recruitment is impossible, isn't it? The care sector has a recruitment crisis. Low unemployment, low pay, difficult work, zero hour contracts and better pay at supermarket checkouts. The list goes on. All these...

Care Staff Recruitment, Taking a Marketing Approach

Taking a Marketing Approach to Care Staff RecruitmentCare staff recruitment is a major issue, therefore a concern for every care provider. The sector has a recruitment crisis. Creative and planned recruitment is vital. This podcast hears Care Skilled's MD Simon...

The Curse of The Accidental Manager

71% of industry leaders surveyed confess they could do better at training first-time managers, or don't train them at all. The UK spends only half the amount per capita on training its managers that Germany does. Yet Management Training is affordable and often...

Funding for Training

A brief overview of the most common types of government funding for training care staff. It is not intended to provide a detailed explanation of the funding rules, which can be extremely complex.

I thought the training was excellent, fun and well led” - Senior Care Assistant | Nexxus Care

Support Worker | Community Care