A national framework to support local workforce strategy development: A guide for HR directors in the NHS and social care

A national framework to support local workforce strategy development: A guide for HR directors in the NHS and social care

December 2005 document developed by the Department of Health together with stakeholders across health and social care, including organisations Sector Skills Councils, NHS Employers, the Local Government Association and other local and national stakeholders.

It provides a framework for governing bodies and boards supported by HR directors and managers across health and social care to develop local strategies. For NHS organisations, it aims to complement A workforce response to local delivery plans.