研究 can help attract, develop 而且 retain key professionals.
在全国范围内, we are faced by shortages in key professions – most notably doctors, nurses 而且 other professions allied to health – but also by rapid attrition in other areas such as teaching 而且 social work, where people who have spent years qualifying for these jobs quickly leave the profession, 不快乐，幻想破灭. 在其他职业中, such as business 而且 management 而且 sports coaching, there are challenges to increase knowledge 而且 underst而且ing of issues such as sustainability 而且 social exclusion.
研究 而且 Knowledge Exchange can inform the development of the curriculum for these key professions, attracting more students 而且 creating work-ready graduates who underst而且 the challenges of their chosen profession 而且 are ready to meet them; but 研究 而且 Knowledge Exchange can also support the continued development of these professionals 而且 shine a light on the challenges they face in their roles offering solutions that limit attrition.
Our researchers are meeting this challenge in a number of ways.