As Training is high on our list of priorities, we aim to develop staff through in house training programmers and offer the opportunity to partake in nationally recognized qualifications such as NVQs.

At present, we employ 26 staff who together with their qualifications and experience provides an excellent basis for care.

Our in-house training includes: –

Infection control
Food hygiene
Drug administration
Fire and Emergency procedures
First Aid
Health & Safety
Sova
Manual Handling
Mental Health
Equality & Diversity
Diet & Nutrition
Death & Dying
Diabetes
Health & Nutrition
Managing aggression
Dementia
Managing conflict
Lavender Lodge must provide a seamless standard of service and care that requires dedicated staff with appropriate skills. Therefore, our training plan will be reviewed regularly allowing us to implement changes that may be required either by desire or by that of a change in legislation.
We are aiming for a progressive improvement in the Standards of training at all levels of our staff and management