Staff team and Training
An experieneced team of staff work at Chester Lodge bringing with them an enormous portfolio of skills and knowledge that enables us to offer a high standard of care to our Residents
Included in this team are:
- Lead Nurse
- Registered Nurses
- Senior Care Assistants
- Care Assistants
- Activities Coordinator
- Domestic Assistants
- Maintenace Assistant
Training is on going at Chester Lodge with all staff completing mandatory training in Moving & Handling, Fire Awareness and Adult Protection.
Care staff are either qualified or working towards NVQ2 & NVQ3 in Care; Domestic Staff have gained or are working towards NVQ2 in Cleaning: Registered Nurses complete their PREP as required expanding their skills for the benefit of Residents.
All staff are encouraged to undertake as much training as possible so that we can offer a wide variety of expertise.
Additional training undertaken by various staff over recent months:- Falls prevention, Eplilepsy, Tissue viability, Venapuncture, Immunization and Vaccination, End of life care, Care Pathway, Continence promotion, Deprivation of Liberty, Syringe driver, Preferred places of care.
We have now successfully completed the ‘Six Steps to success, The North West End of Life Care Programme for Care Homes’ This is in Conjunction with Cheshire Hospices Education and Western Cheshire PCT.