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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Skills For Care Ltd

  • Income

    £28.3M

  • Spending

    £29.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1079836 Company no. 3866683

Contact details

Public address

  • Skills For Care, West Gate, 6 Grace Street, Leeds, LS1 2RP

Aims & activities

Our aim is to develop the adult social care workforce to provide quality social care services. We do this by: developing national occupational standards and qualification frameworks; collecting and analysing workforce information and other research; implementing our national workforce development strategy for all areas of the workforce; creating employer-led workforce development infrastructures.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • Disability
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£28.3M

* £1.0M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£29.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £926.4K Own use assets
  • £25.4M Long term investments
  • £-2.3M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £11.2M Other assets
  • £10.3M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Charitable spending ratios

97%
5%
0%

Charitable objects

TO HELP, SUPPORT AND ASSIST CARE SERVICE USERS AND TO IMPROVE STANDARDS OF SOCIAL CARE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY BUT NOT LIMITED TO: I) THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION BY THE ORGANISATION, PROMOTION OR PROVISION OF TRAINING TO PEOPLE (EMPLOYED OR VOLUNTEERS) ENGAGED OR TO BE ENGAGED IN WORKING WITH SOCIAL CARE USERS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. II) TO GIVE PARTICULAR ATTENTION TO THE WORKFORCE AND SKILL DEVELOPMENT NEEDS OF ALL ORGANISATIONS, ASSOCIATIONS, INDIVIDUALS WORKING IN THE SECTOR III) TO PROMOTE THE DEVELOPMENT OF EMPLOYMENT EDUCATION AND TRAINING AGENDAS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND IN PARTICULAR TO ESTABLISH AND PROMOTE THE USE OF RELEVANT NATIONAL OCCUPATIONAL STANDARDS. IV) JOINTLY, WITH SOME OR ALL OF CENTRAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT, INDUSTRY BODIES, OTHER SECTOR SKILLS COUNCILS AND ALL RELEVANT EMPLOYERS AND STAFF GROUPS TO WORK ON STRATEGIES AND PROJECTS REGARDING: A) THE IMPACT OF LEGISLATION AND OTHER REGULATION PURSUANT TO LOCAL, NATIONAL OR EUROPEAN POLICIES ON THE SECTOR'S WORKFORCE; B) THE OPPORTUNITIES FOR CAREER DEVELOPMENT, LEADERSHIP, RECRUITMENT AND SKILL SHORTAGES; AND C) THE DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A WORKFORCE TRAINING STRATEGY LINKED TO THE NEEDS OF THE SECTOR AND BASED ON AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE PRESENT AND FUTURE COMPETENCE NEEDS IN THESE OBJECTS, "SOCIAL CARE USERS", ARE THOSE PEOPLE IN NEED OF CARE AND SUPPORT BECAUSE OF OLD AGE, YOUTH, ILL HEALTH, DISABILITY OR FINANCIAL HARDSHIP AND THE "SECTOR" MEANS COLLECTIVELY PEOPLE, ORGANISATIONS AND GROUPS WORKING WITH SOCIAL CARE USERS.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 27TH OCTOBER 1999 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS DATED 26 NOVEMBER 2008 AND 17 NOVEMBER 2010. as amended on 24 Oct 2018

Area of benefit

England

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Skills For Care

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 13 Trustees
  • 194 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Munira Thobani Each Counselling And Support Up-to-date
Stephen Wayne Scown Voluntary Organisations Disability Group Up-to-date
Neil Taylor None on record
Keith Mark Lever Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Dame Moira Gibb (Chair) The City Literary Institute Up-to-date
Amanda Jillian Thorn Lingen Davies Cancer Fund Charitable Incorporated Organisation Up-to-date
Shrewsbury Town In The Community Up-to-date
The Rotary Club Of Shrewsbury Darwin Trust Fund Up-to-date
Louise Elizabeth Bladen None on record
Susan Mcmillan None on record
Paul Snell None on record
Rachael Wardell None on record
Dr Mahiben Maruthappu The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Helen, Bishopsgate Up-to-date
Susan Bott None on record
Suzie Bailey None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England