Friendship shortlisted for The Care Employer award…
Published by Kerrie Beck for Longhurst Group in Housing and also in Care and Support, Communities, Education
Friendship Care and Housing (Friendship) has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Great West Midlands Care Awards 2013, for The Care Employer award.
Representatives from Friendship will attend the awards ceremony on Friday 1st November 2013 at the National Motorcycle Museum.
As the adult social care sector is ever changing, Friendship ensures their workforce is planned to meet these changing needs so that they can continue to have a competitive advantage.
Putting people first means Friendship’s trained and experienced support teams can provide tailored support for people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and individuals and families experiencing mental ill health. They also offer advocacy services, services for older people and vulnerable young adults.
Rachel Bennett, Head of HR Services West said “It’s with a real sense of pride, that Friendship’s ongoing investment in employment, recruitment, retention and development initiatives are being recognised externally as excellent practice and we have been delighted to have been shortlisted.”