Refugee healthcare workers' rights

16 December 2021

A refugee has applied for a nurse’s position in our organisation. What are their rights and which pre-employment checks are needed?

Emergency arrangements in the pandemic

15 December 2021

I have been asked to review our emergency planning arrangements in light of the current pandemic situation. Are there any changes I need to make to existing procedures?

Domestic Abuse and Clare’s Law

15 December 2021

What is Clare’s Law, why is it mentioned in the Domestic Abuse Act 2021 and is it relevant to adult social care workers?

Staff resilience

25 November 2021

Is building staff resilience my responsibility as a social care employer, and how do I do this in our workplace where a couple of staff are off with stress?

International recruitment in adult social care

22 November 2021

Can we recruit migrant staff into social care after Brexit and Covid-19? What is the Code of Practice for international recruitment and does it apply to the social care sector?

Single-use plastic ban

19 November 2021

Is it true that disposable plastic plates, cups and cutlery will soon be banned in the UK?