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Skills for Care hosts local and national events and networks to support the adult social care sector with their workforce development needs.

Search for events in your local area by region and by topic. If you're looking for network event in your area and can't find it on the listing below, please contact your locality manager.

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12

Mar

Online event

Free

NQSW forum

Online

This forum is for all NQSWs from both adults and child and family services who would like the opportunity to influence the national framework of the ASYE programme. There will also on occasion be opportunities for NQSWs to learn about ASYE developments and to explore and share practice issues.

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14

Mar

Online event

Free

London and South East Deputy manager network

Online

Skills for Care's local deputy manager networks, provide a supportive and informative environment for deputies, team leaders, and senior care staff to discuss challenges, issues, and successes with others working in similar roles. These networks are open to people from all care settings and service types, and they can help you build a valuable support system and expand your professional network. The theme for this session will include the latest Skills for Care updates, the new CQC inspection assessment framework and we will also give updates on the Adult Social Care Workforce dataset and funding. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to learn, grow, and connect with others deputies in the care industry. Join us for a session that will inspire you and help you reach your full potential as a care professional.

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14

Mar

Online event

Free

Midlands Disclosure and Barring workshop

Online

Skills for Care are working with two of the Midlands Disclosure & Barring Service’s (DBS) Regional Outreach Advisers to offer social care colleagues in the Midlands a DBS workshop covering learning around DBS products and services and what you need to know to apply the learning in your organisation.

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19

Mar

Online event

Free

ASYE Assessors forum

Online

The ASYE assessors forum brings together ASYE Assessors from across the country and is an opportunity for you to share your thoughts and ideas about what you think works well with the ASYE and where there are areas for improvement.

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20

Mar

Online event

Free

Nurturing talent: the key to staff retention and success

Online

Join our upcoming workshop on Nurturing talent - the key to staff retention and success and unlock the secrets to creating a thriving workforce! Discover firsthand why nurturing talent isn't just an HR initiative, but a strategic imperative for businesses of all sizes.

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21

Mar

Online event

£144

Improving your CQC rating seminar

Online

An interactive seminar for services who have fallen below CQC standards (rated either requires improvement or inadequate) and are looking for practical ways to recover and achieve a Good rating.

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21

Mar

Online event

Free

Registered manager webinar: Leading effective teams - what works

Online

Delivered by Affina Organisation Development (AOD) (part of the Skills for Care Group), this webinar will provide registered managers and those leading in care an opportunity to find out more about how AOD applies the inspirational research of Professor Michael West to shape day-to-day practice in many settings. This registered manager webinar will provide advice, tips and practical ways of working you might want to apply back in your workplace. This includes: Meeting the ABC (autonomy, belonging and contribution) of core needs in the workplace. Developing a sense of belonging in a 'real' team. The impact of focusing on team identity. This will be an interactive webinar, with the chance to comment in the chat and take part in a live Q&A at the end of the session.

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21

Mar

Online event

Free

The National Frontline Care Workers’ Forum

Online

This virtual meeting will offer an opportunity for frontline care workers in the adult social care sector to share why their job matters, what they do well, and tell us about their experiences of working in care. Skills for Care is currently looking at “What makes a good manager” and we’d like to hear from you about what kind of knowledge, skills and behaviours you expect from the people leading your service.

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27

Mar

Online event

Free

London and South East ASYE and SWEN joint network

Online

The Social Work Education network (SWEN) is joining forces with the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE) program to bring you a combined meeting that you won't want to miss! Mark your calendars for Wednesday 27 March 10:30 -13:00, for our combined SWEN/ASYE meeting. We have some great topics lined up for discussion. The agenda is below: How to organise our regional meeting going forward in 2024/25 The Pan London student placement documents planning and update Feedback from the ASYE National event Break for coffee Social Work England workshop covering the topic of "Workforce issues and impact of education and professional development on retention/work around the Early Years Framework in Children and Families and impact on adults Skills for care updates AOB Lunch We'll also provide opportunities for networking and socialising during the event. So come prepared to make some new connections and catch up. Please note, places will be limited to 50 and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Make sure to register your place so you don't miss out.

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28

Mar

Online event

Free

Retention of personal assistants in social care

Online

Join us for an insightful 60-minute workshop on sharing best practice and research insights. This workshop is your gateway to understanding the critical issue of personal assistant turnover in the social care sector. Discover the compelling research findings that underscore the significance of retention, and delve into the root causes behind turnover rates.

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