South Yorkshire Region Education and Careers (SYREC) exists to support care and support staff (CaSS), access quality assured education and training.

Our sector-leading programmes and services enhance the skills of the support workforce - who together comprise more than 40% of the country’s healthcare workers - helping to increase their effectiveness, create opportunities for skill development and give staff and managers the confidence to deliver a better standard of care.

Areas we cover: Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham, Doncaster, Bassetlaw

The SYREC Social Care Integration Hub

The Care Certificate is an agreed set of standards that define the knowledge, skills and behaviours expected of specific job roles in the health and social care sectors.

Primary Care transformation, Project ECHO, ACP programme, Care Navigators

Nursing associate is a new role within the nursing team. Nursing associates work with healthcare support workers and registered nurses to deliver care for patients and the public. It is also a stepping stone to becoming a registered nurse. (Health Careers, 2020).

A dedicated page for employers of apprentices, providing useful information and guidance along with the latest apprenticeship information.

Looking to improve your skills in literacy or numeracy, either in preparation for an apprenticeship or to become more confident in using language or working with numbers, either for work or personal development.

Have a question? Get in touch with the SYREC team here


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