Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting People with a Learning Disability has been UPDATED

This is an update of the original ‘Learning Disabilities Core Skills Education and Training Framework’ previously published in 2016. This updated framework was jointly commissioned by Health Education England and NHS England (Learning Disability Programme). Project delivery was led by Skills for Health. The framework review and development was guided by a steering group representing … Continue reading Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting People with a Learning Disability has been UPDATED

OUT NOW: Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting Autistic People

"England first ever framework led and co-writen by Autistic people and families to support the workforce offer even better care and support" Introduction and background It is estimated that there are over 700,000 autistic people in the UK, equivalent to around 1.1% of the population. Many of these people and their families at one time … Continue reading OUT NOW: Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting Autistic People

REQUEST FOR SUPPORT: to help the workforce in effectively making use of the Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting Autistic People (2019)

Health Education England (HEE) wishes to appoint a suitably skilled, experienced and qualified collaborative supplier to lead on the development of a national project that will help identify and share a range of approaches to support all health, care and public facing workforces across England to effectively make use of the Core Capabilities Framework for … Continue reading REQUEST FOR SUPPORT: to help the workforce in effectively making use of the Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting Autistic People (2019)

WEBINAR – Nursing Associates in Learning Disability services – 12th November 1pm to 3pm – Delivered by Health Education England working across Kent Surrey and Sussex

The NHS in England is facing a shortfall in learning disability nurses, in response, Health Education England is taking focused action and investing £2 million in 2019/20 to boost the learning disability workforce including a funding offer for 150 trainee nursing associates whose employers will receive an enhanced training grant for their trainee nursing associates … Continue reading WEBINAR – Nursing Associates in Learning Disability services – 12th November 1pm to 3pm – Delivered by Health Education England working across Kent Surrey and Sussex

Learning Disabilities Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship @ University of Greenwich

The University of Greenwich (UoG) is proposing to run their first Learning Disabilities Registered Nurse (LD RN) Degree Apprenticeship in January 2020 and are seeking applications from candidates which are supported by their employer. Health Education England is offering a training grant to support employers. The Programme The delivery of the degree apprenticeship is over … Continue reading Learning Disabilities Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship @ University of Greenwich