Membership for organisations

Member organisations receive support in their commitment to delivering excellent care at a time of change in the social care sector.

Who should join

Members can access products and services that can help their organisation. Membership is suitable if you are:

  • A social care employer
  • A commissioner
  • A trainer
  • An advocacy body
  • A user-led organisation
  • A lobbying group
  • Membership is also available for individuals.

How you benefit

Membership gives you access to real, practical support for your organisation and a forum for exchanging news, information and tips on good practice:

  • Employers - We can help you develop and extend the skills of your staff team in leadership and management.
  • Commissioners - We can help you and your team develop good practice in social care commissioning and service delivery.
  • Trainers - We can link you with employers and new clients through our Endorsement Framework.
  • Benefits you receive
  • Discounts on Skills Academy learning and training programmes.
  • Discounts on Skills Academy conferences, seminars and other events.
  • Breakfast networking meetings with social care professionals from across the sector.
  • Regular updates on UK government social care policies and programmes.
  • Access to articles, publications, case studies and white papers from the Skills Academy and our membership.
  • Dedicated email information service to answer your queries on any adult social care topic.
  • Access to our jobs board, where you can post your job adverts for free.
  • We’ll also help you network and form partnerships with other social care professionals.

What it costs

The annual membership fee for organisations depends on your budget/turnover.

Remember, if you are already a member of ECCA, SCA, NCF or the NCA, you are automatically a member of the Skills Academy.

There is a 20% discount for members of UKHCA.

Annual budget / turnover and corresponding membership fee. 

Up to £500,000 - £95

£500,000 to £1m  - £275

£1m to £5m - £350

£5m plus - £450

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