Encompass hosted a formal opening and naming ceremony for tenants, staff, guests and trustees on Friday 8th May. The property at St Andrews Road in Bridport was formally a large registered Care Home called Greenhills.

A care home manager is responsible for the day-to-running of a residential care home. In this blog we will take a closer look at some of the daily tasks and responsibilities of the care home manager.

Whether you choose to work with children, the elderly, or if you choose to work with adults with learning disabilities; your career choice can be a positive and impactful change on other people’s lives.

Choosing a career in the care sector is something which could change your life for the better; it can be very rewarding. Job satisfaction is high and contrary to popular belief there are great opportunities for career progression.

Working in care can be a difficult and challenging career at times, yet it is also one which is completely rewarding and fulfilling at the same time. Find out what qualifications you need to begin your career in care.

As a support worker, no two days are ever exactly the same. However, it's fair to say that each day will follow a general structure. To get an idea of what a typical day might include, have a look at our brand new, colourful, infographic! 

Are you looking for a new career? Have you thought about a career in the care sector? 

The care sector is rapidly growing so there is demand for great carers and support workers.

But if you're still not sure it's for you, here are nine reasons to seek employment in the care sector.  

There’s no such thing a perfect personality, in fact, there’s not really such a thing as the perfect anything where people are concerned. We are all unique, and equally awesome in our uniqueness.

However, when it comes to the personality traits of a successful support worker, there are certainly some traits which will serve you well.

The aim of this blog is to dispel those common myths and mental roadblocks, that are preventing you from applying for what might be your dream job!

You may have heard the term support worker in relation to a job role, but you’d be forgiven if you didn’t know exactly what it meant.

Find out what being a support worker involves. 

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