Are you a Support worker ? Are you interested in moving forward?

Are you a Ward/Department Manager looking to develop your staff?

The Higher Development Award exists to allow people to reach their full  potential.

What’s involved?

Whether you are a Support Worker who wants to know more, or a Manager looking for ways to develop and retain staff,

Join our webinar on the 4th October to find out more.



Agenda Item Presented by Time
Welcome and Introductions Mandy Kerr, Lead for Higher Development Award East of England 5 mins
Higher Development Award background and National Update Dawn Grant, Project Lead – Support Worker Development Working with Workforce, Training and Education NHS England 10 mins
Higher Development Award at West Suffolk College Emily Gellard, Head of Community & Adult Online Curriculum Adult Education - Strategic Growth and Partnerships West Suffolk College 10 mins
Higher Development Award at North Hertfordshire College Mandy Kerr on behalf of Sinead Daly (pronouns: she/her, Hart Learning & Development (Sinead on leave 28th, will send a representative) 10 mins
Higher Development Award at Oaklands College Caroline Cooper, head of Adult Provision, Oaklands College 10 mins
Higher development Award: A Trust Perspective, West Herts Hospitals and Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust Rozana Avory/ Helena Vaughan HCSW Support Facilitator - Nursing Workforce Transformation Hertfordshire and West Essex ICS 10 mins
Q&A Mandy Kerr and Speakers 20 mins
Close and final comments Mandy Kerr 5 mins