Training & support for Individual Employers

 Free to individual employers who employ personal assistants/carers

 An opportunity to have up to date information, advice, and guidance on issues such as:

  • Pay, tax and pensions
  • Recruiting and interviewing
  • Contracts of employment
  • Terms and conditions
  • Performance and training
  • Safe working practices
  • Dealing with difficult situations

This programme is being offered through a series of short monthly sessions or through a more condensed course over 3 days.  The short sessions started in August 2017 and continue to run until February 2018

Details below:  All sessions run from 10.00am – 12.30pm  (Materials and refreshments included)

Taunton – Compass Disability Services
9th January – Safe Working Practices
6th February – Dealing with Difficult Situations


Frome – Frome Medical Practice
29th January – Managing Performance & Training
26th February – Safe Working Practices


Weston Super Mare – The Hive
17th January – Safe Working Practices
14th February – Dealing with Difficult Situations


The 3 day course is run over January and February 2018

Details are below:

Minehead – The Beach Hotel
18th & 19th January and 20th February 2018, 10.00am – 3.00pm each day


Yeovil – Yeovil Golf Club

24th & 25th January and 28th February 2018, 10.00am – 3.00pmm each day

 (Refreshments and a light lunch included)

 For further information and to book a places, please contact Debbie at Compass Disability Services on 01823 282823 or e mail

 * Funded by Skills for Care and Somerset Skills and Learning.*

Some assistance with transport can be provided and help with the cost of covering attendance on the programme can be arranged if required.


For more information or to book a place please contact or

call 01823 282823.