In this excellent guest blog by John Haddy of Essex County Council, he explains how working with Sycol has helped empower him to achieve their vision, mission and value.
The team at Shropshire Education Psychology Service wanted to find a way to be as fit and strong as possible in meeting the many modern challenges faced today. They were clear that, in order to do this, they need to be a totally united service.
Sycol are supporting the entire Essex SAT to build a world-class service. The team is big! Divided into four geographical sub-teams, there are approximately 100 colleagues in total -- all eager to learn more about how to transform traditional work-patterns into cutting-edge one
Staff recruitment and retention in the field of social care is a widely recognised issue. Data provided by Skills for Care shows that registered nurses within social care settings have the highest turnover of any job role at 32%.
When the decision was taken to move to a ‘Traded Services’ model within the Hull City Psychological Service at Hull City Council, they knew they would need support in managing this major change so they asked us here at Sycol to get involved.