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05 Jun 2020

New leading in a crisis resource

The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) has developed a new leadership resource to help people in social services reflect on and develop their leadership capability and that of others, particularly during the COVID-19 period. 

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12 May 2020

COVID-19 and Adult Support and Protection: A quick guide

We’ve produced a new online adult support and protection quick guide to support social service staff who have been rapidly inducted or redeployed to support frontline services.

Your learning

08 May 2020

23 Things Leadership

Learn about leadership, how you can recognise your own leadership capability and develop it with our new resource, 23 Things Leadership

Leadership Your learning

08 May 2020

Coaching for Wellbeing – a digital coaching service for all health and social care staff

Free coaching is now available to support all health and social service workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Social service workforce Your learning

30 Apr 2020

Beware of coronavirus related cyber crime

We’re working with the Scottish Government’s Cyber Resilience Unit to make people in the sector aware of an increase in coronavirus related scams.  

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23 Apr 2020

New resource to support social service workers to have conversations about death and dying

We know that social service workers are experiencing an incredibly difficult time during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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08 Apr 2020

New resource to support social workers during COVID-19

We’ve produced a new online resource to support social workers dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. It will be particularly useful for social workers returning to frontline services, those joining the temporary social worker register and others redeployed to a different role than usual.

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27 Mar 2020

Guidance for employers on core training for redeployed workers, temporary workers and volunteers

With the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic across the country, it will be necessary for health and social care staff to be deployed to work in frontline care services they may be unfamiliar with. Temporary workers and volunteers are also being recruited to support services.

Social service workforce Your learning

26 Mar 2020

New early learning and childcare course

The Open University’s Early Childhood team and the Scottish Government have developed a free online course, Identifying and supporting additional support needs in early learning and childcare, for early learning and childcare (ELC) practitioners.  

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20 Mar 2020

Social work student placements and bursaries

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has created uncertainty for social work students so we’ve agreed contingency plans with the Heads of Social Work Programmes in Scotland to help mitigate the impact on them.

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11 Mar 2020

Staff graduate from specialist dementia training programmes

Another 98 Dementia Champions and 45 Dementia Specialist Improvement Leads (DSIL) will graduate today from specialist dementia training programmes aimed at improving the care and support for people living with dementia in Scottish hospitals, care homes and community settings.

Dementia Social service workforce Your learning

09 Mar 2020

Revised Standards in Social Work Education

From this autumn universities will be embedding the revised Standards in Social Work Education in their social work programmes.

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