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18

Jul

Online event

Free

DWP overview of recruitment support and benefit system

Online

This virtual workshop is being delivered by The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) and aimed at care providers, specifically HR teams and managers. DWP will give a brief overview of Universal Credit system so that you can understand how these benefits work and key issues to be aware of in respect of care workers who may rely on support from them.

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27

Jul

Free

Greater Manchester Deputy network

Skills for Care's local Deputy manager networks provide a supporting environment for deputies to meet to share and discuss the challenges they face in their day-to-day work.  If you are a Deputy manager in any type of care providing setting or service your local network will be relevant and helpful to you. Each network meeting will be virtual and will be facilitated by a Skills for Care Locality manager.

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02

Aug

Free

Masterclass: Using TikTok to boost your recruitment and retention

Are you looking for creative ways to attract and retain high-quality candidates for your social care organisation? Would you like to know the latest best practice in social media marketing? Join us for a series of social media masterclasses with digital marketing expert Paul Ince from LikeMind Media. Our final masterclass in this series will focus on the new and exciting world of TikTok. Did you know that TikTok is one of the fastest growing social media platforms ever? It is particularly popular with young people, making it a great platform to attract your future workforce! Whether you are new to TikTok, or already use the platform as an organisation, there will be something for you to learn and put into action. This masterclass will include: • What is TikTok and why does short video appeal to people? • Setting up your profile to attract your target audience • Practical and creative ways to create content that gets views • Spotting trends and using them to propel your candidate attraction strategy • Top tips for using hashtags to reach your goals This free masterclass is open to anyone currently working for an adult social care provider organisation. It will be particularly useful for anyone involved in recruitment, employee engagement, and workforce planning.

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09

Aug

Online event

Free

Group for Ethnic Minority Social Workers (GEMS) NQSW forum

Online

A forum for NQSWs from both adults and child and family services, who identify as ethnically diverse. This new forum will allow facilitated discussions of issues which pertain to NQSWs who identify as ethnically diverse and to explore issues around working together, experiences of ASYE programmes and understanding of anti-racist practice issues and exploring ways to deal with racism.

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15

Aug

Online event

Free

Midlands nominated individual network meeting

Online

Recruitment is tougher than ever and innovation is desperately needed. Tobi Alli-Usman, Director and Founder of award-winning care marketing agency Smooth Digital will share some innovative and out-of-the-box ideas on how to improve your recruitment to attract more care workers, as well as what sort of things you can be doing to improve retention in 2022.

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13

Sep

Online event

Free

ASYE assessors forum

Online

This 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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14

Sep

Free

Eastern Learning and Development network for trainers in adult social care

The Skills for Care Eastern team would like to invite adult social care trainers to attend the forthcoming meeting of the Eastern Region Learning and Development Network. This network provides an opportunity for in house trainers, training providers, local authority learning and development leads, FE/HE organisations and Skills for Care endorsed training providers to receive training and funding updates from Skills for Care, hear from sector speakers and share good practice. This meeting will focus on Integration, Digital Working and Working and Networking

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21

Sep

Online event

Free

Eastern Nominated Individuals Network Meeting

Online

Skills for Care is pleased to invite you to a Nominated Individual Network in the Eastern Region, which launched in January 2022.

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28

Sep

Free

ASYE best practice forum

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. This forum is be open for anyone who is assessing NQSWs from both adults and child and family services. Please do share this amongst your networks and join us.  

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04

Oct

Online event

Free

Take a virtual tour of the Adult Social Care Workforce Data Set (ASC-WDS)

Online

Join us as we draw back the curtain and take a tour of the ASC-WDS service. This session is designed to give social care providers who do not yet have an ASC-WDS account a demonstration of how the service works. It will show you first-hand the features which are already being used by 20,000 care providers.

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