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The size and structure of the adult social care sector

The latest workforce intelligence from Skills for Care, using data from the National Minimum Data Set for Social Care (NMDS-SC) is presented in an upd
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Adult social care sector will need an additional 1m workers by 2025

Update from Jackie Brooks at Care Industry News on an important new research project. The adult Social Care sector in England alone will need an addit
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Southwark Council Care Worker Recognition Event

As part of Southwark Council’s drive to continually improve its Care support services, in December it held the first ‘Care Workers Recognition’ event.
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What does the Care Act mean for homecare providers?

Excellent article in The Guardian by Colin Angel, the Policy and Campaigns Director of United Kingdom Homecare Association, on What the Care Act might
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New Guardian Guide on Social Care

Finding the right social care and support can appear overwhelming whether you are an older person realising you can no longer live independently in yo
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Draft Guidance From the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has drafted guidance on how the 46,000 health and adult social care providers and services that it regulates across
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A Trip to Southwark Council’s Careers in Care Information Day

A great day out for the Profiles4Care team as part of the Careers in Care Information Session organised by Southwark Council in advance of its Southwa
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Care Quality Commission – Human rights approach for its regulation of health and social care services

The Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England. Its purpose is to make sure hospitals, care homes
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The Leadership Qualities Framework

The issue of ‘Leadership’, as discussed in this month’s CareTalk magazine, is a subject close to our hearts at Profiles4Care. Leadership is a hugely p
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Cost of replacing a member of staff that leaves is more than £30k

Recruiter magazine provides information on a new research survey which finds that the average cost of replacing a member of staff that leaves is more
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