VODG Learning and Development Professional Network Meeting March 2024

We are delighted to announce that the next Learning and Development professional network meeting is now open for booking. Keryn Morris from Skills for Care will discuss the new career pathway and Care Certificate Qualification. As a group, we will also examine the Career Pathway, looking at challenges, opportunities, questions and barriers. We look forward to seeing you there!


Keryn Morris

Keryn Morris

Locality Manager, Skills for Care

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Draft Programme

VODG Welcome and Housekeeping Kerry Hamilton, Head of Membership and Operations at VODG
10.05 Overview of Programme VODG Co-chairs
10.15 New Career Pathway and Care Certificate Qualification, including Q&A Keryn Morris, Locality Manager at Skills for Care
11 Break  
11.05 Career Pathway Discussion
• Challenges
• Opportunities
• Questions and barriers
Heidi Walsh, Head of Learning and Development at Sense and VODG Co-chair

Julie Plant, Learning and Development Manager at Brandon Trust and VODG Co-chai
11.45 Future Topic Suggestions VODG Co-chairs
11.55 Final Roundup and End Kerry Hamilton, Head of Membership and Operations at VODG


Please note, should you have any accessibility requirements, we will do our best to make necessary arrangements to support you; however, we may require up to four weeks notice, so please list your requirements on the booking form. Closed captions are used as standard in online meetings. If you have any concerns, please email [email protected].

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VODG Learning and Development Network Co-chairs

 Julie Plant

Julie Plant

Learning and Development Manager, Brandon Trust

Heidi Walsh

Heidi Walsh

Head of Learning & Development, Sense