New and noteworthy

Just over half (51%) of the sector works full time

this ranges from 11% to 79% by sub-sector

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Two-thirds of local authorities

had an MHO resource shortfall in 2014

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Three-quarters of MHOs

now involved in Adults with Incapacity work, up from two-thirds in 2013

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199,670 workers in the sector

a rise of 5.3% between 2013 and 2014

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SVQ Level 2 Health & Social Care

had the biggest share of awards 2012-2014

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11% of the workforce aged under 25

varies by sub-sector from 0% to 28%

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