SCIE news and events - 131 to 140

  • Integrated health and care. SCIE newsletter 19 August 2016Open

    SCIE news bulletin including new training courses announced (Deafblind assesor, ddementia in the community and more) with new blogs and a research vacancy at SCIE with a closing date of 12 September

  • New partnership between QCS and SCIE 12 August 2016Open

    A new partnership will support providers in building on their achievements to date and driving improvement across the sector. Quality Compliance Systems (QCS) is teaming up with improvement agency the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE).

  • Employer endorsement webinar: 14 July 12 July 2016Open

    Implementing new guidance for children and family social workers; 2-4pm, Thursday 14 July 2016. New guidance has been developed by Daisy Bogg Consultancy, and partners SCIE and Research into Practice, to support employers to recruit, support, assess and endorse social workers at the end of their ASYE year of practice; and to develop a method to assess and endorse those more experienced social workers and social work supervisors.

  • National Co-production Week – Nothing about us without us 04 July 2016Open

    Co-production is about working in equal partnership with people using services, carers, families and citizens. SCIE's National Co-production Week is the first event of its kind. It will celebrate the benefits of co-production, share good practice and highlight the contribution of people who use services and carers to developing better public services. It will include a Co-production Festival for SCIE’s Co-Production Network members on Thursday 7 July. Journalists are invited

  • LGBTQI disabled people and social care support 01 July 2016Open

    Are you Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Intersex, Disabled and organising some or all of your own social care? Do you live in England? If so we need your help. Next-to-nothing is known about the use of social care support by disabled people from the LGBTQI community. That’s why four organisations are finding out more about your needs and experiences. We will use what you tell us to raise awareness of the social care needs of LGBTQI Disabled people and to highlight examples of things that do and don’t work very well. Please spare 20 minutes to help our research by completing an online survey. If you want a paper copy please email Heather Ottaway - address below.


  • Nurse shortage? Developing nursing assistants at HC-One. Evaluation by SCIE 13 June 2016Open

    Supporting senior care workers to become nursing assistants can tackle the shortage of nurses in care homes, improve the quality of care for residents, and support career development and retention. A new report by the Social Care Institute for Excellence, published today, evaluates care home provider HC-One’s Care Assistant Development Programme (CADP). The programme, which has received RCN Accreditation, consists of blended face-to-face and elearning, ongoing assessment, and mentoring support from a qualified nurse.

  • SCIE bulletin 26 May 2016 26 May 2016Open

    • New CPD Accredited Training from SCIE • Supporting integrated care in Shropshire • National Co-production week - July 2016 • SCIE Vacancies • New blogs and SCIE in the news • SCIE at events • Sector news

  • New reports on child protection from SCIE 28 April 2016Open

    We’ve published resources and findings from a joint project with the NSPCC. The Learning into Practice Project tested ways to improve how Serious Case Reviews (SCRs). Our free Deprivation of Liberty webinar is for staff who work with adults with care and support needs. SCIE's National Co-production Week is the first event of its kind, celebrating the benefits of co-production, sharing good practice and highlighting the contribution of people who use services and carers in developing better public services.

  • Serious case reviews - new reports to download 25 April 2016Open

    The Learning into Practice project developed and tested a number of ways to improve the quality of Serious Case Reviews (SCRs) and their impact on local and national child protection practice. The goal was to help local safeguarding children boards and SCR reviewers to improve the quality and use of Serious Case Reviews. We have two new reports to download and you can also watch a recording of a webinar on quality markers.

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