Applicants who have worked within care before:
2 professional references (manager level or above)
Note: if professional references cannot be obtained, written appraisal documentation may also be relied upon.
Applicants with no previous care experience:
i. Preferred verification
2 professional references
ii. Secondary position in the absence of a second professional reference (or where unable to get 1 professional reference):
Character references will be acceptable providing they are recent and written in relation to the position currently applied for as opposed to historic or general