Stay Healthy Whilst Working at Home

Ways to help ensure that you are maintaining your general health and well-being during this uncertain time. We understand that for a lot of you working from home will be a new experience which may be challenging and lonely so we have pulled together some resources for both employees and employers that are available to help make working from home a positive experience. 

Resources for Employees: 

Basic Tips:

How to work well from home whilst quarantined. 

Supporting your mental health whilst working from home.

Download the ‘Active Coping Calendars’ from the Action for Happiness website.

Resources for Employers: 

Create a wellness action plan for you and your employees.

Homeworking Health and Safety on the HSE website.

Expenses and benefits: Homeworking.

Tips on what employers should look into now employees are working from home.

If you are struggling with your mental health at this time then please contact Nottinghamshire Mind on any of the following numbers: 

The service is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between 5pm and 9pm. 

Please call – 07951 072242 / 07951 362120 / 07379 796762

For more information head to the Mind Website.

Stay busy with webinars or start a new FREE Course:

Lloyds Bank Foundation with CA Plus Webinar Programme Spring 2020 – Financial management of charities.

RNN Training College are offering a range of free courses – CACHE a level 2 qualifications.

East Midlands Chamber are offering various free webinar training, courses and networking events – Find out more.

Join the free Fire Safety during Coronavirus Webinar at 10am on Tuesday 12th May, submit questions to fireprotection@notts-fire.gov.uk prior to the session – Webinar

Open University Free Courses: Open Learn. 

N2 Business Readiness for Change: With the UK currently in a transition period following its legal withdrawal from the EU on 31 January, these events will assist businesses to increasing their resilience and help them to prepare for new world trade deals.

HIT Training Ltd are doing the following course:

The courses are fully funded for anyone over 19 years of age, employed, furloughed or unemployed, the funding is specific to postcode area.

◗Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
◗ Certificate in the Principles of Customer Service
◗ Level 2 Certificate in Equality & Diversity
◗ Level 2 Certificate in Safeguarding, Prevent and
British Values.

Further Info: HIT Training Be Prepared

To access, contact Diane Robinson on: Email – diane.robinson@hittraining.co.uk with your postcode so they can check your eligibility. 

Home Workouts created by BID Members: 

BPL Worksop Leisure Centre have a number of home workouts on their Youtube channel provided by their class instructors who are also doing live streamed workouts which you can find on the Worksop Leisure Centre Facebook page.

BPL Retford Leisure Centre have a number of home workouts on their Youtube channel provided by their class instructors who are also doing live streamed workouts which you can find on the Retford Leisure Centre Facebook page

MyGym Retford are doing home workout videos which are available on their Facebook Page.