Workforce Development Fund

A female care worker is sat with someone who needs care and support holding a pen The Workforce Development Fund supports the learning and development of adult social care workers in England. 

The Workforce Development Fund 2018-19 

Applications for the tender for large national organisations and lead organisations of employer led partnerships have now closed. Successful applicants will be notified by the end of April 2018.

A number of changes have been made to the Workforce Development Fund for 2018-19 due to the move to the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and apprenticeship standards. For more information about these changes please click here.

Further information will be published when the Workforce Development Fund for 2018/19 launches.

Apply via a partnership


Apply via Skills for Care


Employer led partnerships


Large national organisations


Learning providers