At Chantry Court, our staff endeavor to help fulfill the lifestyle aspirations of each person living in one of its villages.
The village manager and staff at Chantry Court take an understanding and flexible approach to each individual's needs. We have a special ethos in our village, where staff work hard to enhance residents' feelings of independence and provide assistance when required.
The right staff with the right approach
Staff at Chantry Court are always carefully chosen and specifically and continuously trained to provide residents with the very best care and company. All our employees undertake a comprehensive induction programme in conjunction with the 'Skills for Care' recommendations; a nationally recognised educational standard. The training available to staff - depending on their roles - is as follows:
- Health & Safety
- Food hygiene
- First aid
- Manual handling
- Aspects of personal care
- Dealing effectively with accidents
- Use of care plans and procedure
- Company aims and objectives
- Maintaining confidentiality
- Ensuring equal opportunities
Confidence in staff selection
As well as being rigorously trained, carers undergo referencing and DBS checks to verify suitability, and are carefully selected and matched to each client.