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Skills for Care helps create a well-led,  skilled and valued adult social care workforce. 

Our practical tools and support help organisations and individual employers in England recruit, develop and lead their staff, retaining them from entry level right through to senior leadership and management roles. 
Our experts are available now to provide bespoke support to your organisation.


The Care Certificate

Download our free resources on the Care Certificate, the standards that should be covered as part of induction..

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Find a learning provider

Search for learning providers that we have endorsed as the best.

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Have your say

Take part in the Facing the Facts, Shaping the Future - adult social care workforce consultation.

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Individual employer hub

Our hub brings together useful information and resources for individual employers and personal assistants.

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Latest news

Three new board members announced by Skills for Care

Sue Bott CBE, Dr Ben Maruthappu and Mandy Thorn MBE, have joined the Skills for Care board bringing decades of experience and knowledge to their new roles.

Latest blog

NICE adds value to registered manager network

Jade Fortune, Implementation Facilitator and Zoe Girdis, Medicines Implementation Consultant, at NICE (The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence), talk about adding value to a registered manager network in Reading. The team recently presented on NICE guidance, standards and support tools for managing medicines in the community and care homes.

Upcoming events

  • Getting started with values and behaviours-based recruitment

  • Date: 26 March
  • Location: Wolverhampton
  • We'd like to invite you to this half-day workshop to help you get started with values and behaviours-based recruitment and retention. We know this approach works – employers who used a values and behaviours-based approach to their recruitment reported a lower staff turnover, higher quality care and a positive return on investment.