tyne and wear care alliance

Workforce Development Fund 2018/19

Membership Declaration Form

Not available at this current time


What is the Workforce Development Fund?

The Workforce Development Fund is a funding stream from the Department of Health, distributed by the Sector Skills Council, Skills for Care, via a network of employer led partnerships such as the Alliance. The funding is intended to support on going professional development within adult social care, in particular apprenticeships.

A number of changes have been made to the Workforce Development Fund for 2018-19 due to the move to the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and apprenticeship standards.

To find out more about the changes to the 2018-19 fund please click the following link WDF 2018-19 changes

If you would like be part of the Workforce Development Fund and would like Tyne & Wear Care Alliance to submit units on your behalf, please click on the Members Declaration Form on the right of the screen and return your completed document to Kate Jennings(Workforce Development Lead).

To become eligible for the fund your National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) must have been updated after 1st April 2018. For information regarding updating your NMDS Account please follow this link here NMDS information

For any more information regarding the the Workforce Development Fund please contact kate.jennings@sunderland.gov.uk Tel: 0191 548 4015.

More information can be found on this link http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk


Unit 1, North East Business and Innovation Centre, Sunderland, SR5 2TA, Tel: 0191 5484015, Fax: 0191 5482008 info.twca@sunderland.gov.uk