A3

A3

  • 11 May 2021

A3: Work on the Wild Side; How can we address the rural workforce shortage?

Session speaker(s):
Mr Patrick Williams
Dr James Hadlow
Professor Namita Kumar
Professor Adrian Brooke

Session objectives:

  • Give reasons for the current training and recruitment challenges faced by remote and rural organisations.
  • Outline the success of existing programmes in supporting rural training environments and promoting them as places to work.
  • Give employers a tool kit to consider how they can promote themselves and their organisations to staff.

Session summary:
Remote and rural locations face disproportionate staff challenges. This session builds on work done by the HEE on ‘Training in Smaller Places’ and Remote and Rural Working Group as part of the Distribution workstream in the Interim People Plan. The session will highlight problems, solutions and provide opportunity for discussion.

Session hosted by:
Health Education England

Session theme:
Educational management and leadership

Target audience group:
Managers
Administration
Policy Makers

Target care sector:
Multi-professional education and training

A3: Work on the Wild Side; How can we address the rural workforce shortage?

Session speaker(s):
Mr Patrick Williams
Dr James Hadlow
Professor Namita Kumar
Professor Adrian Brooke

Session objectives:

Session summary:
Remote and rural locations face disproportionate staff challenges. This session builds on work done by the HEE on ‘Training in Smaller Places’ and Remote and Rural Working Group as part of the Distribution workstream in the Interim People Plan. The session will highlight problems, solutions and provide opportunity for discussion.

Session hosted by:
Health Education England

Session theme:
Educational management and leadership

Target audience group:
Managers
Administration
Policy Makers

Target care sector:
Multi-professional education and training