The Skills for Care code of conduct

11 September 2012

How does the Code of Conduct currently being circulated by Skills for Care relate to the General Social Care Council’s Code of Practice for Social Care Workers?

Unpaid posts and internships

10 September 2012

We are considering advertising an unpaid research post in our university. We see it as a way of offering useful work experience to someone, but are concerned about recent negative press coverage of such posts. Are we within our rights to advertise for such a role?

Asbestos and demolition

7 September 2012

Is it a legal requirement to carry out an asbestos survey prior to demolition?

5 September 2012

I’ve heard the Social Care Institute for Excellence is developing a website to allow service users to compare social care services — can you give me some details please?

Annex VI Note H

4 September 2012

When did the deletion of Note H in the introduction to CLP Annex VI, as well as its removal from the entries in Table 3.1 and 3.2, become applicable?


31 August 2012

Will the Early Years Foundation Stage eProfile continue to be used once the new framework comes into force in September 2012? If not, will we still be able to access saved data?

Demolition procedures

31 August 2012

We are planning to demolish a building. What do we need to consider?