Better Skills, Better Jobs, Better Health

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Developing a better skilled,
more productive workforce

Skills for Health is the Sector Skills Council for health. We help the whole UK health sector develop a more skilled and flexible workforce. Our proven solutions help improve not just productivity but also the quality of health and healthcare.

  • Grade 2 (Good) rating for our provision of Skills Funding Agency programmes - Read more

According to the Health Survey for England 2013, 50% of women and now 43% of men are now regularly taking prescription drugs in England. Click here

Find out how we can help you meet the demands of key health initiatives and priorities.


WIRED (Workforce Information Reporting Engine Database) is a web-based cost-effective tool that enables employers to export data from their existing HR, E-learning and Learning Management systems, including ESR and OLM in England, and to quickly create a wide range of high quality compliance reports. Read more.

New Catalogue

The Skills for Health catalogue Improve Quality and Productivity brings together all our services and solutions covering everything from training courses and e-learning to new role design and wholesale service redesign.

To download an electronic version click here
To order your free printed copy click here


Investors in People is a practical, flexible and easy to use framework for delivering organisational improvement through people. It provides a baseline of good management practice to be used by organisations to help, enhance employee engagement, achieve higher levels of performance improve planning and management effectiveness focuses on your key priorities and objectives. It further provides a ready means to evaluate what is working and to identify areas for further improvement. Read more.

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