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Surviving the night shift

Roles in health care and social care can often require nights from workers. For night owls this can be an ideal way to work, but many people struggle to work night shifts. Not properly preparing for night shifts can have negative effects on your health and mental well-being. Here are our tips for surviving the […]

How to write a CV for childcare

  Roles within childcare can often be competitive and come down to how you’re presented within your CV. Go the extra mile to show employers that you’re enthusiastic and dedicated to working within childcare by writing a CV that shows you’ve taken the time to see what the role requires. First, the basics; Include your […]

What’s the cost of hiring new Care Assistants?

As many employers in social care understand, it’s becoming harder and harder to recruit talented carers. Although it’s a meaningful and rewarding role it has earned a negative reputation employers are still working to repair. Wages and benefits are increasing for those who work on the frontlines of care, but still it can be difficult […]

6 Essential Apps for Care Assistants

Nowadays there’s an app for everything and the same goes for care work. These six apps are fantastic aids for Care Assistants and many people working within social care or healthcare. Pay Day Shift Calendar – FREE It can be difficult to keep track of your hours from month to month when you work in […]