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Showcase Newsletter – October 2020

Showcase Newsletter – October 2020

Newsletter Introduction Welcome to the revamped Showcase Newsletter! Aiming to give all our readers an insight into key updates within our sectors, the monthly editions will guide you through key legislation updates, Government policies, news stories that have caught...

Returning to Work After Furlough

Returning to Work After Furlough

As restrictions are easing across the UK, many workers are allowed to return back to work. It is important to remember that everyone has had a different experience of Furlough, you maybe feeling anxious about returning and nervous about the new way of working, this...

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

The 18th - 24th May is Mental Health Awareness Week, led by the Mental Health Foundation. At the moment, we are acutely aware that mental well-being is difficult to maintain during lockdown - boredom, loneliness, being away from friends and family, and not having our...

Showcase Newsletter – April 2020

Showcase Newsletter – April 2020

Equality and Diversity in the News The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, has announced new measures in his most recent budget that allows parents of premature babies to receive additional leave, paid for by the Government. The campaign by Catriona Ogilvy has...

April Fool’s Day

April Fool’s Day

In the midst of this most unsettling and strange time, a ray of hope has arrived in the form of a new month - and this new month starts with one of the best days of all: April Fool's Day. If you're anything like us, you've already annoyed your family with salt in...

Wellness Week 2020

Wellness Week 2020

We are launching Wellness Week 2020 on Monday 23rd March to tie in with World Well-Being Week. The challenge is a week-long event with a different activity every day linking to overall wellness – be it healthy eating, exercise, or mental health. We have also created a...

Statement from Showcase Training: COVID-19 Response

Statement from Showcase Training: COVID-19 Response

Update: 17/09/2020   To our staff, learners, and employers, The ongoing situation regarding the COVID-19/ Coronavirus outbreak is changing on a daily basis, and we are taking action in line with guidance from the Government and the NHS. As you may be aware from...

Random Acts of Kindness

Random Acts of Kindness

The 16th - 22nd February is Random Acts of Kindness Week 2020 Random acts of kindness (or RAKs) are selfless actions that offer kindness unexpectedly to another person. They can be any kind of gesture, big or small, and are usually unprompted and done without...

Online Safeguarding for Children

Online Safeguarding for Children

  In this digital age, internet access is available to almost everyone in almost every kind of environment, both at home and in schools. One of the biggest advantages of easy internet access is the wide range of information available from all over the world such...