Welcome to the Post Registration Career Development Framework

Supporting the continuing professional development needs of the Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions (NMAHP) workforce across the Career Framework for Health.

Select your view of the framework. Choose one or multiple levels from a pillar to create different views.
Section Overview

Pillars of Practice

Level 9

Level 9 Overview

Level 8

Level 8 Overview

Level 7

Level 7 Overview

Level 6

Level 6 Overview

Level 5

Level 5 Overview



If you are a Practitioner you can use the framework to:

  • develop within your current practice
  • guide your professional development throughout your career



If you are a Manager the framework will help you to:

  • support the professional development of staff
  • inform succession planning, service redesign and skill mix



If you are an Educator the framework will help you to:

  • plan and deliver education and training to meet the rapidly changing needs of practitioners