We’re the CIPD — the professional body for HR and people development. We are the voice of a worldwide community of 140,000 members committed to championing better work and working lives.
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Profession for the Future (PFF) is the CIPD’s strategy to ensure we continue to fulfil our purpose as the world of work evolves.
As the workplace meets a host of new challenges, we’re determined to put our full support behind your personal and professional development by delivering a set of new initiatives.
As the UK’s leading HR and development professional body, the CIPD can work with you to enhance your organisation’s performance through HR consulting, membership and in-house training.
Used by individuals and organisations, the CIPD Profession Map sets the benchmark for what good looks like. It includes 10 professional areas, 8 behaviours and 4 bands/transitions.
Whether you're just starting out, looking to move into the profession or progressing your career, we’re here to support you.
There is a long history of volunteering at the CIPD. Find out how you can benefit from the experience of volunteering whether you are at the start of your career or looking to progress.