Health and social care sector
The team of the Associazione Art. Cult. “A Rocca” and Eprojectconsult International Department were honored to host 2 selected students and a group of teachers from Alingsås, Sweden in the frame of Erasmus+ program in Sicily, Italy.
The cultural visit to Jalari Park Museum drove them get acquainted with the famous Italian cuisine and cultural features of Italy.
During the program with the field of nursing, the students had the chance to gain experience on working in the elderly house Casa Di Riposo San Paolo Eugeria Srl where they could enhance their knowledge, hands-on experience and learn how to maintain good and professional relationships with both co-workers and the resident of the elderly house. Moreover, they also assisted the nurses with various tasks and gained more knowledge of different technical aids and treatment methods that made them have a deeper foundation for their future jobs. Thanks for this program, all the students exceeded their capabilities and competencies, built up their strengths in order to enable to work in such an internationally competitive environment in Europe.
To teachers, during the job shadowing relating to social and healthcare, they enriched and reflected their knowledge and skills through visiting many different types of companies such as the elderly house Casa di riposo Oasi S. Paolo, Center for refugees and asylum seekers SPRAR and Struttura Geriatrica Casa Di Riposo Tomo – X Srl. This program helped them broaden comprehensive knowledge and gain a far richer experience with different aspects of working environments.
After finishing their programs, each participant received “A Rocca” placement certificate”, an effective supplement for their curriculum. From their evaluation, all the participants seemed to be satisfied with this program due to its usefulness and effectiveness that supported them pursuit professional experience in their sector, which they will surely have applied back to their Country.
We hope that their experience of living and participation in these programs were unforgettable and enriched their expertise and professional field. We are satisfied with the seemingly flawless success of the program and hope that we can continue our cooperation together.