Grow Your Own

Gain Hands-on Experience in the Care Sector!

Welcome to our 6-week program designed to provide individuals with a passion for caregiving an exceptional opportunity to gain valuable experience in the care sector. Our comprehensive program offers a perfect blend of in-house training and supervised placements with esteemed care providers. Whether you're starting a new career or seeking to enhance your skills, this program will empower you with the knowledge and confidence to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others.

Benefits of Joining

  • Practical experience that enhances your employability and career prospects.
  • Personal growth through meaningful interactions with patients and fellow caregivers.
  • A sense of fulfillment from making a positive impact on the lives of others.
  • Lifelong connections with caring professionals and support networks.
  • The opportunity to contribute to the essential and rewarding field of caregiving.

Program Overview

2 Weeks of Intensive Training

Our goal is to equip you with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills to excel in the care sector and provide the best possible support to those in need.

During the first two weeks of the program, participants will undergo intensive training conducted by our team of experienced professionals. The training will cover a wide range of essential topics, including: Roles & Responsibilities, Health & Safety, Infection Control, Emergency First Aid, Moving & Handling of People, Adult Support & Protection, Personal Care, Support with Nutrition, Assisting with Dressing.

4 Weeks of Supervised Placement

Following the training, participants will be placed with reputable care providers for four weeks of supervised hands-on experience. This real-world exposure will allow you to put your newfound knowledge into practice while working under the guidance of experienced support workers. During this period, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Assist and care for patients in various settings, such as care homes.
  • Observe and learn from professionals with years of experience in the field.
  • Work as part of a dedicated care team and experience the dynamics of a caring community.

This placement period will enable you to gain valuable insights into the everyday challenges and rewards of working in the care sector.

How to Apply

Spaces in this program are limited, so we encourage interested individuals to apply early. To join our 6-week program and take the first step towards a fulfilling career in the care sector, please complete the application form below. For any questions or inquiries, feel free to contact us at or 01387 214248

Meeting Your Training Needs

The training offered will change over different periods of the year and in relation to changes in practice, we need to keep this fresh & up to date.