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'A day in the life' at Skills for Care

'A day in the life' at Skills for Care

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Last week we invited sixth form student, Millie, to do work experience with our marketing team. She shared her experience with us and it has some valuable lessons for any employer wanting to offer meaningful work experience.
Making co-production a reality

Making co-production a reality

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This week is co-production week, where we focus on how we can break down some of the barriers to co-production that still exist.
Adult social care educators meet the Queen

Adult social care educators meet the Queen

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Geraldine Donworth, City & Guilds, reflects on a very special day celebrating people who support learning and development across our nation.
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Membership supports Care UK to develop its registered managers

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Care UK, which runs over 100 care homes across England and Scotland, is the latest care organisation to sign up its managers as members of Skills for Care.
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Friday 20 July 2018

Planning for the future – the importance of succession planning

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Succession planning should play a key role in how you manage your people, and ultimately how you manage your service. Here we describe some of the steps to successful succession planning.
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Wednesday 18 July 2018

What makes good people management?

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Good people management can achieve better results for your organisation so it's important that you get it right. Find out what makes good people management and how we can help.
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Monday 16 July 2018
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