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Sector-based Work Academy Programme - the answer to your recruitment needs

Sector-based Work Academy Programme - the answer to your recruitment needs
Article posted on Thursday 17 September 2020

Julie Abbott, Senior National Account Manager, Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), explains why Sector-based Work Academy Programmes (SWAP) could be the answer to the recruitment needs of adult social care employers.

In celebration of registered managers

In celebration of registered managers
Blog posted on Tuesday 15 September 2020

Project Manager Oliver French has been working closely with our registered manager networks since lockdown began and reflects on their outstanding contribution as our sector fights the pandemic.

The latest size and structure report offers much needed insight at a time of turbulence

The latest size and structure report offers much needed insight at a time of turbulence
Blog posted on Tuesday 4 August 2020

Professor Shereen Hussein, Professor of Care and Health and Policy Evaluation at the University of Kent talks about the importance of the findings in the recently released size and structure report

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Our response to the Department of Health and Social Care's Winter Plan

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The Department of Health and Social Care's COVID-19 Winter Plan released on Friday sets out how they intend to support employers to fight the virus in the coming months.
Date:
Monday 21 September 2020

Upon – new programme launched to support new Directors of Children's Services

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Skills for Care form part of the 'upon' consortium, who have today launched a DfE-supported programme to support up to 20 new Directors of Children's Services
Date:
Monday 14 September 2020

Adult social care workforce grows again to meet increasing demand

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The number of people working in adult social care across has increased again to 1.52 million according to a new report by Skills for Care.
Date:
Friday 7 August 2020
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