Surrey Independent Living Council has been awarded Skills for Care Workforce Development Funding for 2019-2020.
This funding will be used to provide a range of free training in Surrey from August 2019 to February 2020 including Emergency First Aid at Work, Health & Safety, Person Centred Care and Safeguarding.
They will also be running their l Good Boss Workshops for PA Employers. The winner of the 2019 Skills for Care ‘Best Individual Employer’ Christina Candey says “Attending SILC’s “Good Boss” and having bespoke training for my PA’s means that I am receiving better care and support. I am much more confident in my role as an employer – because I now know what it entails. My PAs are always eager for more training and so am I!”
Full details of training available can be found on PA Finder https://pafinder.org.uk/training.php and Eventbrite or
Alternatively you can contact SILC’s training team at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 07514 093616
Additional funding for individual training is available from Skills for Care including backfill to cover PA’s when they are at training. Details of this can be found at www.skillsforcare.org.uk/iefunding or by contact SILC’s training team