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02 Sep 2020

Final countdown to mandatory registration for care at home and housing support workers

At the end of this month (September 2020) support workers in care at home and housing support who were in their role on or before 2 October 2017 must be registered with us.

SSSC registration

01 Sep 2020

Changes to post registration training and learning

Post registration training and learning (PRTL) is changing to continuous professional learning (CPL) this autumn. Here is what you need to know.

Your learning SSSC registration

03 Aug 2020

The new continuous professional learning requirement

This autumn we will replace post registration training and learning (PRTL) with a new continuous professional learning (CPL) requirement.

SSSC registration Your learning

27 Mar 2020

Changes to the law to support social services

The UK and Scottish coronavirus legislation include some important changes for social service regulation so we can support the workforce to keep on delivering high quality services during the COVID-19 pandemic.

SSSC registration Social service workforce

18 Mar 2020

Regulatory changes during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

We recognise that the social service sector is on the frontline of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and we want to support you to continue to deliver your vital work during this challenging time. As you need to change your services to meet demand, we’ve agreed regulatory changes with Scottish Government to enable an effective response by services. These are effective from today (18 March 2020).

Social service workforce SSSC registration

18 Mar 2020

Supporting social service workers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Our Chief Executive Lorraine Gray has a message of support for social service workers dealing with the current pandemic.

SSSC registration Social service workforce

04 Mar 2020

Great progress in registering care at home and housing support

The SSSC Register opened to its biggest group of workers, support workers in care at home and housing support, just over two years ago. Head of Registration Cheryl Campbell updates us on progress.

SSSC registration Social service workforce

24 Feb 2020

Modern apprentices and SSSC registration

We’ve become aware that there is some confusion among employers, learning providers and colleges about whether apprentices need to register with the SSSC.

SSSC registration

17 Dec 2019

Have you/your staff missed the deadline to apply for registration?

Did you miss the deadline for support workers in care at home and housing support services to get their registration applications to us on 13 December? If you did our frequently asked questions will help with what to do next.

SSSC registration

01 Nov 2019

What's happening with the PRTL Review?

We’re making good progress with the review of our post registration training and learning (PRTL) process. The feedback on the current process and experience of registrants will help us design a new approach that meets the needs of an increasingly diverse workforce.

SSSC registration

30 Aug 2019

New guides for employers to support care at home and housing support workers to get registered

We’ve produced a series of new guides for employers that they can use to support their care at home and housing support workers when they apply for SSSC registration.

SSSC registration