We now have an agreed set of National Occupational Standards for Supported Employment practitioners. These have been approved by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills and set out the knowledge and skills required of practitioners within the sector.
BASE is a Recognised Centre for delivering the Level 3 Certificate for Supported Employment Practitioners. Read about the course and other relevant qualifications.
BASE has drafted a set of quality standards for the Supported Employment sector. We hope to do further work on these and would welcome your views.
BASE is working wiuth European partners to produce a self-assessment toolkit for assuring quality improvement within services.