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Liz Jones

Liz Jones

Policy Director,
National Care Forum

Liz Jones is the Policy Director and the National Care Forum, joining the organisation in May 2019. Liz has a strong background in social policy, care and support and health and housing , with over 20 years’ experience across the civil service, local government and the charity sector including Methodist Homes (MHA), Nottingham City Council and Manchester City Council. Liz has strong research and analytical skills, along with consultation/engagement skills, and brings with her a passion for ensuring that the voices and views of the people and communities we serve are central to our policy development and implementation. Liz is a trustee of the Care Badge  CIC is a Community Interest Company, which is aims to raise the public profile of social care, via the Care badge which is a unifying symbol of pride and quality in care. All profits from the sale of CARE badges are given to care-related charities suggested by care workers and carers and overseen by a CARE badge CIC charity committee Liz has a BA hons in English Literature and Language and lives in Nottingham.

  • Outlining why nursing in social care needs a better profile and how to encourage more nurses into the social care setting
  • Exploring the different career pathways available to nurses including nursing associate programmes
  • Analysing how to instil digital confidence in nurses to effectively use technology and digital solutions to deliver effective health and social care