Training and Qualifications

"All staff are properly managed and supported through supervision from a senior member of staff."

All new staff complete an extendable probationary period. During this time they undertake a thorough induction program including all mandatory training requirements under the terms of our Registration with OFSTED.

Our staff training programme includes modules covering:-

  • Autism
  • Safeguarding
  • Fire safety
  • First Aid
  • Infection Control
  • Epilepsy
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Health & Safety including Risk Assessments
  • Moving & Handling
  • Person Centred Planning
  • Communication
  • Basic Food Hygiene
  • Team Teach (positive handling training)
  • Child Sexual Exploitation

Staff are formally appraised annually and benefit from a full individual training needs analysis.

  • Ofsted
  • Bild
  • National Autistic Society
  • Rossendale Radio