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Aug 19

Leader in Adult Care (level 5) apprenticeship assessment plan is now published

The Leader in Adult Care (level 5) apprenticeship assessment plan has been published today (16 August 2019) by the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IfATE).

Date: Friday 16 August 2019
15
Aug 19

Skills for Care welcomes Health for Care's call for a sustainable, long-term settlement for social care.

We welcome this timely intervention from NHS colleagues in Health for Care, backed by more than 150,000 members of the public, calling for a sustainable, long-term settlement for social care.

Date: Thursday 15 August 2019
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Aug 19

Skills for Care signs commitment to improving mental health through prevention-focused approaches

Skills for Care is pleased to announce that we've signed up to the Prevention Concordat for Better Mental Health, that brings organisations together to tackle poor mental health.

Date: Monday 12 August 2019
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Aug 19

Adult social care workforce grows to 1.49 million people

The adult social care workforce in England has continued to grow as 1.49 million workers now meet the growing demand from people who need care and support in our communities.

Date: Monday 5 August 2019
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Jul 19

Values at the heart of recruitment and retention

The launch of our new 'Recruitment and Retention' website area. Helping employers to recruit and retain the right people.

Date: Tuesday 23 July 2019
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