Guidance for new care providers

Starting any new business can be difficult, we have gathered some information to support new social care providers relating to:

- Council procurement and commissioning

- Clinical Commissioning Group Contracts (CCG)

- Private Sector Clients

- Additional resources

In addition, further information can be found via - Skills for Care: Opening a care organisation


Social Care Provider Workforce Survey

Help us to help you – we are currently asking for providers to help us by using ten minutes of their time to complete our social care workforce survey. This survey will be used to help influence how we can best support our colleagues in adult social care and provide you the resources you need to continue to be successful.


Digital Social Care - DSPT

Run by social care providers for social care providers. Digital Social Care is a dedicated space to provide advice and support to the sector on technology and data protection.


Ambassador Network

Ambassadors are people working in care who explain and promote roles and careers to those considering their career options. Ambassadors attend various careers activities, such as talks, presentations, interactive group activities, information stands, job fairs, mentoring and media activities - and all the publicity materials are provided!


Training and development

Across the north central London group their are multiple training and development opportunities that are available your staff. Click on the link above to see what is available.

Welcome to Your Workspace!


Sign up today to the Proud to Care e-bulletin!

Proud to Care ebulletin provides you with the latest information relating the Covid-19 Vaccination programme and guidance. As well as, training support, networking opportunities and information relating best practice.

Your workspace is the one stop shop for adult social care providers and staff alike. In your workspace you have access to information relating to:

  • Support for social care staff

  • Support for improving care

  • Support with recruitment

Support for social provides staff information relating to staff wellbeing resources accessible across the the NCL and links to discounts/rewards.

Support for improving care is relevant to all staff and colleagues involved within adult social care. NCL have gathered guidance and resources relating to: best practice, inclusive support for those from diverse communities, DSPT and how to develop your business.

Support with recruitment information for providers on how to advertise vacancies on the Proud to Care, the Ambassador Network.