Core Functions and Priorities

Core Functions

  • Supporting integrated ways of working with a wide range of delivery partners across NEL.
  • Tackling health inequalities across NEL fully supporting our London Workforce Race Strategy & EDI.
  • Clinical and non-clinical Apprenticeships, staff training, education, and development to train the workforce of tomorrow. Ensuring the right skill mix for our workforce.
  • Primary Care Anchor Networks and the NHS Net Zero ambition. 
  • Recruitment & Retention of staff across primary care and staff placements in a primary care setting.
  • Workforce planning and data analysis.
We aspire to add scale for efficiency and encourage innovation. NEL Training Hub is managed, and the work is driven by regional and local expertise using the local educators working together at a system level.
NEL Training Hub is integral to Health EducationEngland’s core purpose of supporting the delivery of excellent healthcare and health improvement to patients and the public through ensuring the primary care workforce of today and tomorrow are trained in the right numbers, have the necessary skills, NHS values, and behaviors at the right time and in the right place as described.