Practical recruitment and retention resources for your care home

Practical recruitment and retention resources for your care home 

Care providers are reporting increasing problems both finding and keeping staff. With the economy bouncing back and hospitality and retail sectors aggressively rehiring, now is the perfect time to review the way you recruit and retain staff.

If you need a refresher on how to bring the best possible people into your business and give your recruitment a revamp, the HR experts of our partner, Citation, have created a free guide to help you - from writing great job ads to keeping employees engaged, it’s the perfect recruitment reference point.


The above guide has been written specifically for care businesses by our sector specialist.

Here are some free guides and resources you might also find helpful:

·         Free job description template – to help kickstart your recruitment efforts

·         Free to download discrimination policy template – to make sure you’re covered from every angle

·         Employers’ free guide to flexible working – including how to handle request and contracts of employment

Your ownacarehome member benefit

From recruitment and retention, staff training, mental health and wellbeing, professional bereavement and tricky HR issues, to infection control, risk assessments and visiting arrangements, Citation can help you operate both safely and compliantly in the coming weeks and months.

Citation can also help with fire and electrical safety, Care Policies & Procedures, Care Mock Inspections, and CQC Pro – an application to demonstrate you’re meeting CQC requirements.

To find out more or arrange a free consultation, click here or call 0345 844 1111.

Quote ‘ownacarehome’ when enquiring to access your preferential rates as a member.