Archives for Health and Social Care

Cintre – new vacancies

Cintre currently have various exciting opportunities including Deputy Manager (full-time) role, Senior Support Worker roles, Support Worker (part-time and full-time roles), and Waking Night Support Worker roles. Cintre is a not-for-profit organisation which is expanding in the Weston- Super-Mare area. Cintre provides regulated support services to adults with a variety of mental health conditions and learning disabilities. Please see attached flyer with current vacancy in North Somerset area. For more information on any of the above roles, please visit our website on https://cintre.org/
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N-gaged offer a greater variety of courses

N-gaged are now working with our new sister company Finance Management Business School (FMBS) to offer a greater variety of courses. If you are unemployed or qualify as a low-income earner these courses are FREE. Our courses are now available online commencing every Monday – including some practical elements. Access to a computer is required or perhaps you would like to take advantage of attending our in-house IT suite on a pre- bookable basis. Courses Include: Storage and Warehouse (obtain your Forklift Truck Licence) Construction (obtain your CSCS card) – including Award in Construction,Award in Health and Safety within the workplace and Award in Health and Safety within a Construction Environment Logistics (obtain your HGV Licence) – including Certificate in Safe Road Skills and Attitudes, Certificate in Customer Service, Hazard Perception, Certificate in Logistics Operation and Licence acquisition: C, C&E,
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DTS NCFE Health & Counselling

Dimensions training solutions is running Fully Funded NCFE Qualifications. See details below. If you like helping people and want to have a positive impact on their lives why not enrol on the below pathway? Level 1 Award in Alcohol Awareness, Mental Health Awareness,Sexual Health Awareness and Awareness of Substance Misuse Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills Please click here for more details or to apply.
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Employability course for disabled adults

WECIL is  running online course and they have just announced the next block of sessions. They offer a short, bite-sized online employment course that focusses on helping people prepare for work. The areas we cover are: 1.  Reasonable Adjustments in work and the Access to Work scheme. 2.  How to disclose your condition/disability to an employer and when to do it (Positive Health Disclosure) 3.  How to build/tailor a CV 4.  How to build a Cover Letter and Volunteering 5.  How to write a job application and in-work behaviours 6.  How to prepare for a job interview, next steps/course completion. The course is for: Those aged 18 or over Identify as having a long-term health condition or disability (including mental health issues, dyslexia, etc.)  Are facing barriers to gaining employment Live within the South-West (BANES, Bristol, South Glos etc.) During
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Mears Care Sector Based Academy & Level 1 course Induction

Mears Care Sector Based Academy course & Level 1 Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care- Induction 20th Aug. 10am, September, 4 weeks Weston College & Community Learning. I am attaching a flyer for this 4 week package of online courses to prepare learners to work in adult social care, this course is particularly linked to working for Mears Care in Lawrence Weston in Bristol.      Gain qualifications, skills, knowledge to prepare you to work in adult social care.      Online 4 week course with Weston College and Community Learning. Starts Monday 24th August, 9.15 -2.30pm, using Teams for the week one and two with Weston College.      Contact Weston College to join an Induction session on Thursday 20th August, 10-11am. Find out more about the course and developmental interviews with Mears Care in Lawrence Weston, Bristol, Contact Weston College 
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Sector Based Work Academy

Sector Based Work Academy with Willmott Dixon and The Restore Trust. For more details see below   Virtual Group Information Session Wednesday 12th August at 11am Course dates. Week 1, 17th, 18th, 19th 20th August. Week 2, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th August. Course: Online Tutor guided. Course times. We will be holding 2 three hour sessions per day to different groups, AM from 9-30 to 12-30, and PM 1-30 to 4.30 Digital exclusion. We have the capacity to accept some learners at our site in Horfield whilst respecting social distancing, if people lack the skills or access to IT at home. Qualifications: Health and Safety in a Construction Environment, plus a Level 1 Certificate – Introduction to Construction. Plus the test and card for CSCS. We are also including a Covid -19  Awareness session. Job opportunities at their Colston Hall
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Free online vocational short courses

The Finance and Management Business School is running a range of free online courses. Courses are free for unemployed or low-waged people (this criteria can be quite flexible, so if in doubt, ask!) aged 16+. Courses include: Award in self-employment Starting your own Business Award in English and Maths (E3/ Level 1 English, E3 Maths) IT Level 1&2 Award in Accounting Business Administration L1&2 Security Guard Pathway (including free SIA badge) Warehouse and Storage Computerised Payroll for Business Care Pathway Customer Service Hospitality Retail Please refer anyone interested to me, or they can download and complete the enrolment form themselves or over the phone with Sarah on 07823 557165. Contact Sarah Freeman for more detail on sarah.freeman@fmbusinessschool.com.
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South Glos Community Learning adult courses

South Gloucestershire Community Learning is running a free courses for adults aged 19 and over, including Functional Skills maths, English and ICT up to Level 2; Level 1 qualifications in Health and Social Care, Business Administration and Childcare; accredited first aid; plus a range of non-accredited short courses around digital skills, health and wellbeing, family learning, parenting skills, ESOL and career support. New FREE Adult Courses Starting September 2020 South Gloucestershire Community Learning and Skills Service are pleased to bring you their Prospectus of new adult learning courses, some of which offer a qualification. These start September 2020, covering health and wellbeing, upskilling for work, maths, English, ICT, ESOL, parenting and first aid. Visit the website to download a copy www.southglos.gov.uk/communitylearning and Facebook page for info and any updates www.facebook.com/sgloslearning. Registration will start in August if you ring 01454 864613;
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VitaMinds Information

What is VitaMinds? VitaMinds is your local NHS talking therapies service, known as IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies). It is a free service. How we can help Call or refer online and our supportive team will book you an appointment with one of our therapists who will take the time to talk with you about what’s concerning you and provide you with the best options and next steps that can help. We are keen to hear from under represented cohorts of people experiencing Common Mental health problems.
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Free Online Courses

The Finance and Management Business School is running free online courses. This courses are free for unemployed or low-waged people (this criteria can be quite flexible, so if in doubt, ask!) aged 16+ Courses include: Award in self-employment Starting your own Business Award in English and Maths (E3/ Level 1 English, E3 Maths) IT Level 1&2 Award in Accounting Business Administration L1&2 Security Guard Pathway (including free SIA badge) Warehouse and Storage Computerised Payroll for Business Care Pathway Customer Service Hospitality Please refer anyone interested to Sarah Freeman , or they can complete the attached enrolment form themselves or over the phone with Sarah.
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