Health and Social Care May 2017
This month's update includes the closure of new frameworks and the launch of a new Skills for Care toolkit.
Skills for Care have launched a new toolkit to explore careers in adult social care. The toolkit promotes the rewards and tackles the common misconceptions about working in adult social care.
Closure of adult social care apprenticeship frameworks announced
The current apprenticeships frameworks in Health and Social Care and in Care Leadership and Management will be withdrawn by Skills for Care and Development on 29 December 2017.
Retirement of current Health and Social Care Diploma
The current suite of QCF Diploma’s levels 2-5 will expire for registration on the 31 December 2017. The replacement qualifications will be available from 01 January 2018.
Please look out for further updates and webinars on the replacement qualifications from September 2017