His Worship the Mayor, Mr Christian Santos GMD hosted the Care Agency at City Hall for a certificate presentation.
Learning Disability Services organised for key Care Agency managers and health care professionals to participate in an intensive course of Positive Behaviour Support. At the beginning of September 2021 they commenced the accredited continuing professional development course win conjunction with the British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD). The course was completed this Spring and the candidates are now qualified Functional Behaviour Assessors and Coaches in managing behaviour.
The Care Agency’s CEO Carlos Banderas awarded staff with their certificates at an official presentation at the Mayor’s Parlour. Also in attendance was the Hon Albert Isola MP, who said “I am committed to investing in the essential continuing professional development of professionals who support people with learning disabilities. It is paramount that training is consistent with best practice and service development”.
In his opening speech His Worship spoke about the positive commitment by the Care Agency to nurture and aid the development of their staff and praised the commitment of the individuals receiving the certificates for continuing their own personal and professional growth.