At Mary Rose manor we do have a couple of older service users who at the moment are reasonability independent and require more specialist treatment and it’s deemed in the best interest for the service user to remain in our care we may have to look into employing a specialist nurse to help support the individual. During this recruitment process we would possibly invite someone with nursing experience to sit on the interviewing panel to help with the interview.
The ISA has been set up in light of the Soham murders of 2002 and the subsequent Bucharest inquiry which declared the need for the registration of all individuals working with children or vulnerable adults. This was introduced because an individual who was banned from working with children in Scotland was then cleared to work with them in England. That same individual went onto to murder two school children, had this been in place at the time he would have been unable to get the job at