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We offer a wide range of learning and development support to help you settle into your new role and enhance your professional skills and knowledge.
Macmillan offer a range of events and workshops to support your development that include:
• An annual national event for Macmillan professionals.
• An induction day for all new professionals.
• A one-day regional workshop called Setting Out. This focuses on developing and improving cancer services
• Regional and national learning and development programmes led by local Learning and Development teams.
Check the events calendar| on Learn Zone for information about upcoming events.
The learning will change how we assess new patients and has given me strategies to deal with some patients we have been struggling with. Macmillan Professional
The learning will change how we assess new patients and has given me strategies to deal with some patients we have been struggling with.
We understand continuing professional development plays a vital part in maintaining the expertise and high standards of Macmillan professionals.
To support this development, Macmillan provides two grants for individual professionals and teams.
The new Learning and Development Grants Application System is a much simpler process and will enable you to manage all your grant applications in one place. Benefits include:
Find out more about individual and group grants on the Learning & Development Grants website|.
The policy and forms for applying for any Macmillan learning and development grant are available on Learn Zone|.
If you wish to apply for a grant, or have any questions about the grant process, please contact your Macmillan Development Manager or find the relevant contact on the grants page|.
We offer a wide range of learning opportunities for people affected by cancer that can benefit your patients and those around them.
These include courses that focus on:
For further details on how these opportunities might help your service and the people in your care, please visit Learn Zone| or contact your regional Learning and Development team|.
Macmillan professionals can expect a range of support, outlined in our commitment to professionals
Discover e-learning programmes, courses, events, toolkits and more on Learn Zone.
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