Fairway Finalists

We are delighted to announce that Fairway Training is a finalist in the prestigious Great British Care Awards for two 368ccc52-f4db-4cf8-ac17-b8cb3bd865f8categories – ‘The Care Trainer Award’ and ‘The Care Innovator Award’ – see below. Well done to Lee who’s drive and passion for training is making a real difference to learner’s lives. Our flagship My Care Portfolio programme has also been recognised as providing an excellent and innovative platform, launching hundreds of careers in care.

The Care Trainer Award – Lee Lilleybond

This award will acknowledge the importance of the role of the Trainer within the care service and looks for a person who has shown incredible enthusiasm and determination in identifying training and development needs of care staff, establishing rolling training programmes, searching for and gaining funding and proving their ability to enthuse and energise staff to attend and request training. Continue reading

Passes across the board for Diane

It’s great news for Diane and Fairway, another example of our desire to have the very best trained staff both in the 62a1f46a-a631-4637-8108-6a1ca28d0827office and out in the field. Our commitment to training and developing our staff remains a crucial part of our culture and our growth strategy, to have another Level 5 qualified member of staff on the team is a great endorsement for our commitment to quality and expertise.

Diane commented “Completing my Level 5 in Health and Social Care alongside working, has improved my confidence and grow within my job role at Fairway Homecare. I have completed my qualification and also completed my Registered Manager process successfully CQC. Continue reading

Fairway Training Healthcare Awarded Direct Apprenticeship Contract

Fairway Training one of the successful training organisations in England awarded a contract to IMG_7422provide apprenticeship training for learners and small businesses.

This will ensure all Fairway Training will be able to access apprenticeship funding directly and offer high quality apprenticeship training provision for the Health & Social care sector.

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) is awarding contracts to organisations to provide apprenticeship training to non-levy paying employers. Each of these employers does not pay the apprenticeship levy because they have an annual pay bill of less than £3million. Continue reading

Fairway get musical!

Fairway partnered with Victoria McCabe on the Sweethearts and Legends Tour in September to entertain the FullSizeRenderresidents of our residential and nursing home clients around Birmingham.

Victoria McCabe in her one woman show brings 50 minutes of all singing, all dancing, high energy, sparkling, friendly entertainment, bringing forward the skills she has gained to entertain those who are currently unable to attend the theatre.

Alex O’Neill – Operations Director at Fairway Homecare Ltd commented “It was fantastic to be involved with Victoria who was a pleasure to work with throughout the process. The Fairway team that were out and about with Victoria not only enjoyed the show but the fantastic impact it had on clients and residents alike. It was heart-warming to see residents engage, enjoy and join in. We will definitely look to do more projects in the future.” Continue reading

Macmillan Coffee Morning

The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning is Macmillan’s biggest fundraising event for people facing cancer.IMG_1517

The Fairway team held a Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 29th September, enjoying a cuppa with a slice of something delicious and managed to raise a brilliant £85!

One in three will face cancer, and the money raised will help make sure no one has to face it alone. Macmillan provide medical, emotional, practical and financial support, as well as campaigning for better cancer care.

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