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Nov 18

New guide to support safe staffing

Our new guide will help you get the right quantity and quality of staff to meet the needs of your service, and meet the regulatory standards of the CQC.

Date: Monday 12 November 2018
Oct 18

Skills for Care announce new board members

After a rigorous application process Skills for Care has announced that Dimensions CEO Steve Scown and Suzie Bailey from The King's Fund have joined their board of trustees.

Date: Wednesday 24 October 2018
Oct 18

Graduates begin their journey in social care and health

Social care and health organisations across England are this week welcoming 20 graduates, from a range of universities and courses to their year-long placement on Skills for Care's Graduate Management programme, in partnership with NHS Leadership Academy.

Date: Wednesday 17 October 2018
Oct 18

Andrea Sutcliffe appointed as New Chief Executive and Registrar of the Nursing and Midwifery Council

Skills for Care response to Andrea Sutcliffe's appointment as the new Chief Executive and Registrar of the Nursing and Midwifery Council

Date: Thursday 4 October 2018
Sep 18

Skills for Care publishes latest workforce figures

The adult social care sector employs 1.47 million people. Skills for Care has published two workforce reports presenting a detailed overview of the adult social care workforce in England. The 'State of' and 'Size of' offer a comprehensive breakdown and analysis of the 1.47 million strong workforce by age, gender, location, pay and organisation type.

Date: Monday 24 September 2018
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