All our staff are vetted and checked through a robust recruitment process which complies with the regulations (interviewed, application form, a minimum of 2 references, fully-enhanced DBS check (previously known as a Criminal Record).
Below are popular questions with regards to working with HomeCare Mellor.
Quality Training Programme
One of the fundamental principles that set HomeCare Mellor apart from many other care providers is that we regard training as an on-going and continuous process that involves an extensive quality training programme.
We recognise the importance of rigorous training to the highest level for the well-being and safety of our customers. It is vital in order to maintain our high standards of care and the effectiveness of the service.
We provide a comprehensive introduction to care within our induction training programme so that anyone joining the company, whether they have previous experience or not, has the skills and confidence to provide a high quality adaptable service to meet individual’s needs.
We pride ourselves on an inclusive and flexible approach to all our training sessions and our commitment to designing training programmes to meet individual needs and encourage staff as part of their own Continual Professional Development to undertake additional training to gain further skills and qualifications.
Training includes, but is not limited to, the following:-
- Moving & Handling
- Safe Awareness & Administration of Medication
- Duty of Care
- Nutrition & Hydration
- Pressure Care and Skin Integrity
- Health & Safety
- Dementia & Alzheimer’s
- Safeguarding Adults & Children
- Prevention & Control of Infection
- Basic Emergency aid
- Care certificate
- Customer Care & Confidentiality
- Equality, Diversity & Rights