Local e-learning not available - 6 October, 11:59

Due to an issue at Arden & GEM, local e-learning is currently not available through ESR. See the all-staff email for details of courses affected and a work-around for flu immunisation training

Welcome to the new staff intranet, Focus. 

For guidance on how to use Focus, you can visit the 'Using this site' page where you can access useful tips and user guides. If you cannot find what you are looking for, or you require any support, please contact the online mailbox for assistance. 

If you notice that any information is incorrect or missing, please use the 'Was this page helpful?' button at the bottom of each page to supply feedback. Thank you.

How to create your account

You can view the homepage, access quick links to systems and view some policies without a password. However, you will need an account to view other pages. To create your account, follow these simple steps:

  1. Click on any other page to bring up the login page. 
  2. Click 'Forgot password'. 
  3. Enter your NHS email address. 
  4. Follow the on screen instructions to enter your chosen password. 
  5. Complete the short registration form. 

Once you have created your account and completed the registration form, you will have full access to the site. 

For a visual guide, please view this step by step video

If you do not receive the email to create your password, please email the online mailbox and the team will be able to help.