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May 19

Applications now open for the Workforce Development Innovation Fund

The Workforce Development Innovation Fund (WDIF) supports innovative projects that increase the skills and knowledge of workers to improve the quality of care provided. The fund is now open for applications and will close at 1pm 28 June 2019.

Date: Friday 31 May 2019
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May 19

First statement of role, knowledge and skills for registered nurses in social care launched

For the first time a statement of role, knowledge and skills for the 42,000 registered nurses working in social care has been launched.

Date: Wednesday 8 May 2019
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May 19

Skills for Care Accolades 2020 entries now open

The very best social care employers will have the chance to shine as entries are now open for the annual Skills for Care Accolades celebrating outstanding care and support services.

Date: Tuesday 7 May 2019
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Apr 19

Skills for Care launches new guide to help services improve

We've launched a new online guide to help adult social care employers to identify, plan and implement improvements across their service.

Date: Monday 1 April 2019
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Mar 19

Manager Induction Standards: new eLearning modules launched

The six standalone eLearning modules have been created to support deputies, aspiring managers and new managers develop the skills needed to be competent in the role of a manager in adult social care.

Date: Thursday 21 March 2019
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