Category: Organisational News

GDPR and Equal Opportunities Training

Last week, the business support team ran a day-long training session bringing together the leadership teams from each of our services, based on understanding the new GDPR Regulations and the importance Working with Dignity and Equal Opportunities. The session was a great success, and as a result more sessions are being planned for all staff,… Read more »

First Aid Training

Three First Aid training sessions ran by Manchester First Aid Training took place at Fernlea. Staff from all services took part in the sessions which were thoroughly enjoyable and informative. We are pleased to say that all staff passed the course and will receive a certificate that is valid for three years. Well done to… Read more »

Doves Nest Development – Update

After a long period of planning and negotiation, the commencement date for the redevelopment of Doves Nest has been set for the 18th June. The site will be marked and blocked off from the 2nd June and therefore, the area that is currently Windsor House will be unaccessible in order for the building contractors to… Read more »

Olea Care Well Being Days

April is National Stress Awareness Month, and so we are holding Well-being days for our staff including workshops, exercises, a visit from The Body Shop and healthy snacks throughout. Staff are welcome to attend any event.

Diane passes sage accounts paper 1

Congratulations to Diane for passing her Sage Accounts Exam paper 1. Diane started with the company over 20 years ago as a Care Assistant and during her time with us qualified as a cook, a role which she excelled at for over 10 years. She took the decision to take a more administration based role… Read more »

Laura passes Sage Payroll paper 1

Congratulations to Laura for passing her Sage Payroll Exam paper 1.W Our decision to bring the payroll service in-house in March 2013, meant that the business support team undertook a steep learning curve. We decided to partner with Sage and use their Sage Payroll RTI edition. Laura decided to undertake the Sage Training course in… Read more »

Work starts on Fernlea

Fernlea – An artists impression Exciting times ahead as Construction Partnership UK, our chosen construction partner, started the development of our new state of the art facility with the demolition of the existing buildings. The project should take 48 weeks to complete and will open in July 2014.Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download… Read more »

Craig and Mark pass NEBOSH fire safety certificate

Congratulations to Craig and Mark for passing the Nebosh Fire Safety Certificate.Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download This Nebosh qualification supports our property services team to carry out fire risk assessments of our homes and identify the range of fire protective and preventative measures required.  

Green light for new care facility

After two years of design, discussion and negotiation we finally completed on the sale of the land for our new state of the art facility in Hazel Grove. Fernlea, our new home of distinction, is due to open in July 2014. Located at the heart of Hazel Grove village in Stockport, nestled beside Torkington Lodge… Read more »

Fernlea now open

Fernlea is our new high quality facility at the heart of Torkington Park, Hazel Grove. We are proud to announce that Fernlea achieved registration from the Care Quality Commission on 3rd October 2014 and is expecting its first residents on Monday 6th October. Over the past few weeks, many prospective residents and interested people from… Read more »

Fernlea opening day announced

Fernlea is our new high quality facility being constructed in the heart of Torkington Park, Hazel Grove. We are proud to announce that Fernlea will open its doors to health professionals on 9th September and will be open for viewings from Wednesday 17th September. More information on the events will be announced soon.Watch movie online… Read more »