Our first Telford group of learners are now fully qualified carers

Our first group of new carers at our brand new Telford Care Academy are now fully qualified and ready to get into the field and serve local care facilities. Embark Learning Care Academy, secured its second location in Telford just one month ago and has already trained local residents through its pioneering academy, meaning that […]

Partnership with Jobcentre Plus

According to the Office for National Statistics, the number of job vacancies in November 2021 to January 2022 rose to a new record of 1,298,400. But through the Way to Work campaign, the government and businesses are working together to get half a million people into employment by the end of June. Jobcentre Plus has […]

Kate’s Learning Journey

Kate Dupont, 38, from Wolverhampton, is a caregiver with Fairway Homecare after completing Embark Learning Care Academy’s SWAP ‘My Care Portfolio’, and is married with three children How did you come to be looking for work? I used to volunteer in a Women’s Refuge and spent two years doing that up until 2018, then I […]

New Telford Care Academy

The new academy is expected to help create more than 150 new care jobs over the next 12 months, leading to more than 3,500 hours of care provided to the area. This will make a huge difference to the chronic staffing issues and skills shortages the industry is currently facing. Embark Learning Care Academy train […]

Embark Learning receive national and regional recognition

We are delighted to have reached the finals of the Great British Care Awards and The Social Care Premier Supplier Awards, being shortlisted for 15 awards across 11 categories. The Great British Care Awards are a series of regional events throughout the UK and are a celebration of excellence across the care sector. The purpose […]

Adult Education Budget

AEB is a major fund for adult learners aimed at delivering skills provision for eligible adults aged 19 and over. It also provides funding to help learners overcome the barriers which prevent them from taking part in adult education. Eyad Hanash, Head of Contracts stated “It makes me immensely proud that Embark Learning joins a list […]

Embark Learning Care Academy announced as kit sponsor of Birmingham Moseley Rugby Club

Birmingham Moseley Rugby Club has confirmed that its various team’s kits will be sponsored by both the Embark Learning Care Academy and Fairway Homecare for the next 3 years. In addition, sponsorship funds will also be used towards the Birmingham Moseley Foundation BTEC Community Education Scheme, which will be known as the ‘Embark Learning Care […]

New Skills for Care endorsement & partnership extension

Fairway Homecare and Embark Learning Care Academy are delighted to announce the signing of an agreement that will see them combine to create 1,000 new health and social care professionals in 21-22. The ‘My Care Portfolio’ sector-based work academy programme that has been building momentum for 7 years is set to explode in the next […]

Jobseekers Embark On Residential Care Career

A group of jobseekers were in the limelight yesterday (Monday 8th of February) as the Minister for Employment, Mims Davies joined them on their journey to retrain into the care sector. Twelve local residents successfully started their care careers last month thanks to our Sector-based Work Academy Programme (SWAP) My Care Portfolio – a four-week training […]