Cyrenians Care Academy - March 2018
19 March 2018
Great opportunity for people aged 18 or over who are unemployed,
not in education or on the Work Programme, are living in Edinburgh
and interested in getting a job in the Care sector.
Delivered through Skills Development Scotland Employability
Cyrenians Market Led Training are delighted to announce a Care
course aimed at giving participants the knowledge, skills and
confidence to pursue a career in care - a sector of growth within
The course provides training for anyone who is looking to work
in residential, home care or support work. It was designed in
partnership with care employers to ensure that the main areas of
care that employers are looking for were covered. These include
person-centred care, dementia awareness, adult safeguarding,
administering medication, infection control, personal care and the
National Care Standards. The course will also cover effective
communication skills and personal effectiveness as well as
employability skills such as CV development, interview skills and
completing care application forms.
The course is well established and respected throughout the
city's care sector, employers recognise and trust the learning
graduates take from the course and we have an excellent record of
previous graduates moving into employment directly from the
It is a ten-day course, followed by a two week work placement
with a recruiting employer, and an interview. It is delivered at
Norton Park, Albion Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5QY.
The course will run from Monday 19 March - Thursday 29
PVG (disclosure) applications will be paid for and submitted
before the course starts.
To make a referral or for further details please call Mark Diver
on: 0131 475 2435 / 07855229838 or email email@example.com.