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The value of workforce development in tough times

Skills for care's annual conference 2012
Thursday 8 March 2012, Hilton Manchester Deansgate

In tough times it is critical that the 1.56 million people who work in adult social care have the skills, knowledge and qualifications to deliver high quality social care. Continuing to invest in the development of a well trained and flexible workforce is essential for every social care provider to not only survive but thrive.

This year?s conference will bring together a mix of keynote speakers and workshops to give delegates the bigger picture of what is going on in our sector and how to tackle the new ways of working that impact on the day to day job of providing adult social care.

Confirmed speakers:
Paul Burstow MP, Minister for Care services
Sharon Allen, CEO Skills for Care

* EARLY BIRD BOOKING ? Book before 1 January 2011 for £180 + VAT

Who should attend?
§ Senior staff from local authorities, independent and voluntary sectors
§ Training managers
§ Training providers
§ Representatives of employer organisations
§ Higher education and further education senior staff

For more information and to book your place visit the Skills for Care website.

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