Care Home Management

The Care Home Decision Makers’ Magazine

UK Care Home News

Simon Lawrence Head of Culinary and Hospitality | Running a Care Home

Free chef training for Scottish care homes

Free chef management & leadership training is available to care homes who can apply by tomorrow.

The virtual programme, which gives chefs working in Scotland’s health and care sectors the knowledge and skills needed to manage, motivate and retain staff effectively, will close for applications to the final cohort on 18 March 2022.

Developed and delivered by People 1st International on behalf of Skills Development Scotland, the Chef Management & Leadership Programme covers the following five modules:

  • Leading a team
  • HR practices
  • Effective recruitment
  • Retaining your staff
  • Training and development

The final cohort of the 2.5 day programme will run across the following dates:

  • Monday 28 March 2022 (9am-4pm)
  • Tuesday 29 March 2022 9am-4pm)
  • Wednesday 30 March (9am-12pm)

To find out more about the programme and apply, visit:


The CHM Podcast

The Latest UK Care Home News


WASHCO are national specialists in commercial laundry equipment, installing, advising and repairing across the UK from regional hubs.