The ACCEND programme will provide transformational reform in the education, training and career pathways for cancer support workers, nurses and AHP’s supporting people affected by cancer.
The programme provides guidance on the knowledge, skills and capabilities required by all cancer support workers, nurses and allied health professionals who care for people living with cancer in generalist and specialist cancer services and roles as part of multi-professional teams across the four UK nations. Read more about the programme here: Aspirant Cancer Career and Education Development programme | Health Education England (hee.nhs.uk)
This video gives an introduction and overview of the ACCEND Career Pathway, Core Cancer Capabilities and Education Framework. The Aspirant Cancer Career and Education Development Programme (ACCEND) aims to provide transformational reform for the career pathways and associated education, training, learning and development opportunities for the workforce providing care to people affected by cancer. Find out more about the programme and the framework here: https://www.hee.nhs.uk/our-work/cancer or by emailing the programme: email@example.com
The overall purpose of the Framework is to support the development of the workforce providing care to people affected by cancer by providing guidance on:
You can access the framework here: Career Pathway, Core Cancer Capabilities and Education Framework (hee.nhs.uk)
Implementation guides for the framework are also available here: ACCEND Framework | Health Education England (hee.nhs.uk)