Jackie Pool is well known for her development of dementia care resources and for her delivery of specialist dementia care training and consultancy to those working in the health and social care sector.
With over 30 years in the field as an Occupational Therapist specialist in dementia care, Jackie has made a significant contribution to the development of national strategies, including the National Dementia Strategy and The Mental Capacity Act. She is most well known for her development of the PAL Instrument, a validated tool for assessment and care planning for people with dementia.
Jackie has worked with Affinity Training on the development and delivery of our specialist dementia care eLearning and Face to Face training.
Working with Jackie Pool, Affinity provides the above training programmes and these invaluable resources to help you and your team grow, learn new skills and achieve best-practice evidence-based specialist dementia care.
The Bee Inspired Dementia Care Programme creates buzzing dementia care settings with inspiring leaders and skilled and motivated staff, delivering excellent and ethical dementia care.
We will help you improve Resident well-being, family satisfaction, occupancy levels of your establishment, CQC ratings and Care Staff costs. The aim of this programme is to increase staff knowledge, skills, motivation and commitment in the dementia care setting, by improving workforce behaviours and physical environments.
eLFY Training are proud to have our classroom training courses endorsed by Skills for Care.
Skills for Care are the home of the National Skills Academy for Social Care and work to support care organisations in their development and guidance of their workforce. They are a registered charity, committed to supplying tools that will help to raise the quality and standards of work within social care organisations to make sure respect and dignity are the centre of service delivery.