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High quality healthcare for all
High quality healthcare for all

Training and development

Practice Plus Group Learning Academy

At Practice Plus Group we are committed to developing our employee’s skills and growing their knowledge, progressing career development and fostering a culture of lifelong learning. We believe in providing our employees with access to high quality cutting edge training, learning and development opportunities. Employees all have access to the company learning management system (LMS), which houses all their training, learning, shared learning platforms and personalised career development requirements.

Statutory, Mandatory and Technical Training

Employees receive extensive training via eLearning, Face to Face and virtual classrooms related to any statutory, mandatory, systems and technical training for their job role. They also have access to an extensive library of learning content, online training courses, publications, internal and external training events, seminars and shared learning via our LMS, and related learning and development platforms.

Career Development

Employee Career development is a key focus. This is driven by our annual appraisals and performance reviews which not only focus on existing needs for their current job role but also on future career pathways and development. We offer all employees a host of development opportunities from fully funded qualifications and apprenticeships to enrolment in our management and leadership development and succession planning programmes.

Clinical Development and Care Provision

For our clinical and medical colleagues we provide access and funding to a host of CPD events, training and seminars, which are all recorded and evidenced on our company LMS for revalidation purposes. Our clinical and medical teams all have access to learning content, medical journals and qualifications via our network of partner royal colleges, including the RCN, RCS, RCP, and RCGP.

Apprenticeships

We offer an extensive fully funded apprenticeships programme covering a number of job roles and qualifications both clinical and non-clinical roles.  Allowing employees to obtain qualifications while working in an existing role or developing into a future one.

DevelopMe Leadership Development and Succession Planning Programmes

Practice Plus Group is committed to the development of our supervisory and managerial colleague’s leadership skills.  We have an extensive Team Management Essentials and Management Essentials programme, as well as a ground breaking leadership programme which focuses on our clinical and medical management and leadership known as “Chrysalis”. All our leadership development programmes focus on three key areas:

Develop Myself, Develop my Team and Develop my Service

All enrolled on these programmes partake in extensive 360 reviews, coaching and mentorship sessions throughout the duration of the programmes which vary from 12 to 24 months.

Join our team

We provide excellent care to patients across the country, support to the NHS, and a great place to work.

Why work for us

As a large, private company we provide job security and the chance to work with the highest quality people working in the healthcare system.

Perks and benefits

Find out what perks and benefits Practice Plus Group offers its colleagues.

Our values

From consultants to care workers, sonographers to psychologists, our people are bringing our values to life to help us achieve our aims.

Recent News

Fiona Nelson

Somerset radiologist appointed to national role

7 January 2021 | Team news

Fiona Nelson has been appointed Diagnostic Imaging Lead at Practice Plus Group.

Maggie Wood

Skipton nurse appointed as new director of nursing and quality takes on healthcare for 47 prisons

6 January 2021 | Team news

Maggie Wood has been appointed to the new post of director of nursing and quality for our Health in Justice division, which serves patients in 47 prisons.

Ernest Onyema

Sight-saving 72-hour NHS pledge from surgical centre

4 January 2021 | Team news

A vision-saving pledge is set to see people with suspected macular degeneration receive NHS assessment and treatment within 72 hours of referral.

Deanna Mezen

Telford Nurse honoured by Princess Royal for end-of-life care in Staffordshire prison

16 December 2020 | Team news

Deanna Mezen, who works at HMP Oakwood, will be presented with one of only 10 Butler Trust Awards given each year.