Community Care Live exhibitors
Exhibitors confirmed for Community Care Live London 2017 include:
Stand no: 34
“We are an innovative, not-for-profit organisation, providing children’s services on behalf of Kingston, Richmond and Windsor and Maidenhead councils. Our vision is simple: by putting children and young people at the heart of everything we do, we will be able to deliver improved outcomes for families and give children and young people the best start in life”.
Stand no: 4
Visit BASW Stand No.4. BASW is the largest professional association for social work in the UK, by joining the association, you are committing to the values set out within our Code of Ethics and will enjoy an unrivalled range of services and benefits. Join on the day and take advantage of our special membership offer.
Stand no: 24
Social Care in Birmingham – More than just a job.
It’s about making life better for our residents, working with – and for – people, and making a difference every day. Think about a career with the country’s biggest council, providing you with the opportunity to experience challenges and opportunities that you will not have anywhere else in the UK.
Stand no: 30
At Caritas, social care is at our core. Whether it is helping organisations secure talented and passionate staff, raising funds for our charity partner, supporting sector initiatives to promote the positive impact of social care or commissioning independent research into social care workforce trends, we always strive to make a difference in our sector.
Stand no: 10
Charles Hunter offers a recruitment service for the very best social work and care industry professionals who require a consultancy with the expertise, knowledge and ability to secure the right temporary, interim or permanent job. Our service delivers efficiency, transparency and professional guidance throughout.
To our clients we are a true consultancy service, providing staffing solutions that look beyond just a hire. At Charles Hunter we work with our clients to achieve retention, compliance and excellence.
To discuss how we can help you with your career, or if you are looking for a staffing solution then visit us at stand 6 where one of our experts will be on hand to assist you.
Stand no: 8
The City of Wolverhampton Council’s Children & Young People and Adult Services is committed to improving life chances for children, young people and vulnerable adults. We are currently recruiting Social Workers & Managers within both Children & Adult Services – help us make a difference – come and see us on Stand 8. Find out what Wolverhampton has to offer you! Current vacancies are available online at http://www.wmjobs.co.uk Ofsted rated ‘good’ for Children’s Services and awarded Local Authority of the Year 2017 by the MJ Awards.
Stand no: 16
Connect2Staff’s Qualified Social Worker and Health Care divisions provide high quality locum and permanent recruitment solutions to candidates and clients throughout Kent and the South East. Specialist areas include safeguarding, fostering, children and adults, supported living and residential care homes. We offer free CPD training to all of our workers.
Stand no: 33
Evergood Associates have expertise in supplying Hospital Doctors, General Practitioners, Nurses, Psychiatrists and Social Care staff to both public and private sector healthcare providers. We operate nationally and internationally and provide clients with flexible staffing solutions. We make sure even the little things are done and to a standard that we can be proud of.
Stand no: 14
Five Rivers, a Social Enterprise, works with vulnerable children in need of specialist care. Founded in 1989, we provide:
Fostering, Residential, Clinical and Education Services. Over 26 years we have entered into partnerships with Local Authorities to develop a needs-led focus to ensure we provide the right placement first time. We offer singleton, group living, emergency and therapeutic placements.
Stand no: 29
Stand no: 2
The Health and Care Professions Council is a statutory regulator that works to protect the public. We currently regulate over 350,000 professionals from 16 professions including social workers in England, occupational therapists and physiotherapists.
Registrants must meet our standards for professional skills and behaviour and we take action if registrants fail to meet these standards.
Stand no: 3
Hertfordshire County Council pride ourselves on our innovative approach to effective service delivery. Employing 8,500 centrally and 23,500 in schools we are an exciting place to work.
If you’re looking for a new career challenge, we have a variety of opportunities to inspire you. We nurture talent, reward success and value individuals
Stand no: B6/B7
Hinton House provides carefully selected books and resources for professionals working in social care and therapy, to ensure that you have the best possible resources to use with children, teenagers and young adults.
Subjects include feelings & emotions, social skills, grief & loss, looked-after children, mental health and therapeutic arts.
Incentive Plus is the UK’s largest supplier of Social, Emotional, Behavioural, Mental Health and Wellbeing resources for children and young people. Visit our stand to claim your Free product.
Stand no: B2
Jessica Kingsley Publishers is a leading independent publisher of books and resources for health and social care students and professionals. We are committed to publishing books that make a difference. Go to www.jkp.com to learn more about our titles, available for sale online, in print and e-book format.
Stand no: 5
Keynetics Ltd is a division of Sentrilock LLC, the leading electronic lockbox manufacturer in the USA. By specifically designing the SentriKey system for the UK Health and Social Care sector, Keynetics brings key safes into the 21st century and provides safe, controllable access, for those delivering joined up care.
Stand no: 6
The Key Safe Company, the UK’s leading distributor of secure, quality and effective key safes and key management solutions. Ours products can help to support the UK’s ageing population, the NHS, emergency services and other healthcare professionals, as well as help to provide reassurance to friends and family.
Stand no: B3
Kirwin Maclean Associates is an independent social work publisher. As an organisation we are based on the values and ethics of social work. We are excited to be launching a new smartphone app which will help practitioners apply theory to practice.
Stand no: 19
Lambeth is a great place to make your career. We’ve got small teams, great leadership and a real focus on quality social work practice. If you want to be a change maker, transforming lives in one of the most complex and challenging boroughs in the country, come and visit our stand to find out more. We are recruiting at all levels.
Come and visit us on stand 19 to talk to us about your career goals and hear about the opportunities we offer you to be the social worker you want to be.
Putting children and young people at the heart of all we do
Join us to deliver the improved life choices for our most vulnerable children and young people. Our employees are committed professionals who share our set of values and help us realise our ambition for our young people.
Supporting Adults to live full and independent lives
Join us as we strengthen our partnerships with key players such as health, the voluntary sector, providers, customers and carers in providing support when people need it, and always building on their strengths and abilities to promote greater independence.
More people are living with and beyond cancer. They, and their carers, have complex needs, including practical, personal, emotional and financial. Macmillan is working with local authorities and partners to develop solutions to improve outcomes of people affected by cancer. Read more about Macmillan’s role in Cancer: Then and Now
Stand No: 31
NICE is the independent organisation responsible for providing national guidance and advice to improve health and social care. Come along to the NICE stand to learn about what we are producing in the area of social care and what we can do to help support your work.
Norfolk County Council – Children First:
Norfolk is a great place to live and work, and it’s an exciting time to join us. We have the same potential for absorbing work as an inner city, but with an opportunity for you to have a different lifestyle. We are committed to improving lives across our county.
‘Opus is a provider with particular expertise and insight in Local Government. Our knowledge and extensive experience of the temporary recruitment market gives us an advantage in helping our clients achieve the best solutions to their temporary recruitment needs. Our joined up approach sets us apart in the market place.’
Oxfordshire is a great place to live and work. We are looking for talented social workers, senior practitioners and assistant team managers to join our team. Talk to us at stand 59/60 and find out how you could take your career to the next level with an innovative and forward thinking employer.
We maintain an enviable reputation for our high standards with an empathetic approach towards recruitment.
We never lose sight of what really matters; an outstanding service to candidates and clients, who help support the amazing work they provide society’s most vulnerable children and adults, in often very tough and challenging circumstances.
As one of the largest providers in the country to the social care sector, our team pride themselves on matching the right people to the right jobs.
Our experience has seen us expand our clientele year on year to now supply in over 160 local authorities including all London boroughs.
Royal Blind is a vision impairment organisation, caring for blind and partially sighted people, across the UK.
We support people of all ages, babies and toddlers at our pre-school playgroup, children at our school and after school club, young adults through our supported accommodation and respite care, and older people in our care home.
Stand no: 9
RT Social Care is a specialist recruitment company commited to the social care arena. We recruit for both children’s and adult’s social work and supply staff from support worker to director level. The core business activity of our organisation is the recruitment of locum and permanent social care staff.
Stand no: B8
Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE publishes journals, books, and library products spanning a range of subject areas. SAGE remains majority-owned by our founder, who has ensured that the company will remain permanently independent. www.sagepub.co.uk
Stand no: 1
Sanctuary Social Care is the UK’s leading recruiter of qualified social workers. We have exclusive access to a wide variety of locum and permanent job opportunities across local authorities, government bodies and national charities. We understand social work; allowing us to provide unrivalled support for our candidates throughout the duration of their career.
Stand no: B4
Tel: 0345 2570849
SenseToys is a specialist supplier of sensory and therapeutic resources for children and young people. At the show we will have resources to help with sensory processing, calming and distraction, emotional well-being, anxiety and much more.
Visit our stand to browse and buy resources and to pick up our latest catalogue.
Whether you’re looking for work or staff, our approach to social care recruitment helps both businesses and candidates find the perfect fit. Working with exceptional carers and caring professionals across the UK, our specialist team search tirelessly to find rewarding roles and hand-picked professionals in every area of the social sector.
Stand no: 43
Sheldon Phillips are a niche recruitment company that specialise in the Recruitment of Qualified Social Workers across the UK. Working with Local Authorities, Charities, IFA’s and Private/Voluntary Organisations, we focus on providing a unique service to our candidates and clients to ensure quality every time. It’s our job to care too.
Sherwood Social Care Diaries and Directories offer a unique combination of resourceful information and diary that continues to be the first choice of daily working tool throughout the Social Care, Care Workers, Offender Management and Foster Care professions.
Please come and see us on Stand B1.
We are on a journey, a challenging journey, yes, but one we’re taking with passion, pride and intent. We are committed to our employees as well as our service users to ensure that Somerset is a good place to work. To find out more about our friendly teams, fabulous countryside as well as low caseloads and generous relocation allowance please visit; www.socialcareandmore.co.uk or email Recruitment@somerset.gov.uk
The Tavistock and Portman is the UK’s premier social care and mental health training provider offering students the opportunity to learn from clinician tutors in an NHS setting. With an international reputation for excellence in the social care sector, we train over 2000 students per year at multiple sites across the UK and Europe.
Stand no: 28
We specialise in residential care, support and rehabilitation for adults with an acquired brain injury and adults with learning difficulties. We provide a caring, homely environment and person-centred treatment programmes designed to provide each individual with opportunities to realise their potential and increase their independence.
Trevi House is a truly unique family service based in Plymouth. We have 24 years’ experience of keeping families together.
We provide residential rehab for pregnant women and mothers with drug or alcohol addiction.
What makes us so special is that we can also accommodate children from babies through to school age.
* Secure site, CCTV monitored
* High quality accommodation
* 24 staff hour cover
* Maternal detox (drugs & alcohol)
* Therapeutic groupwork programme
* Input from Clinical Psychologist
* Specialist on site nursery with sensory room (Ofsted registered)
* Comprehensive progress reports
* Individually tailored packages of care
* Extensive free aftercare service, including support with relocation
Please call 01752 255 758 for a free viability assessment
UNISON is the UK’s leading social Care union with more than 350,000 members across the sector. We provide workplace representation, a helpline open till midnight, legal help for work problems and accidents, and exclusive member discounts. With cuts, redundancies and outsourcing, now is the time join UNISON.
Stand no: L2
Develop your skills and achieve a university qualification with the University of Derby Online Learning. Our courses are specially designed to help you deliver impact within your chosen health and social care profession and can be studied part-time, 100% online. Courses cover integrative health and social care; clinical supervision; dementia care; cognitive behavioural studies; nursing and counselling studies. We also offer a range of short courses and modules that are ideal for CPD and can help you keep up-to-date with current practice and enhance your employability. Start September, January or May.
Find us on stand L3
West Heath School is a Specialist Independent secondary School catering for young people with a diagnosis of High Functioning ASD, mental health, emotional, social and communication difficulties. With a focus toward personal development, our weekly residential provision supports independent living, personal development and social engagement within our pupils’ local communities.
West Sussex County Council is doing something inspirational, something we’re proud of – creating a brighter future for our children and families. There’s a feeling of optimism and momentum that comes through in the services we provide, which place children and families at the heart of all we do.