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12 May 2020

New wellbeing hub for people working in health and social care

A new National Wellbeing Hub to support the mental and physical health and wellbeing of the health and social care workforce including unpaid carers, volunteers and their families is now available.

Social service workforce

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

06 May 2020

A thank you to the social service workforce

SSSC Chief Executive, Lorraine Gray, thanks the social service workforce for their vital work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Social service workforce

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.  

Your learning

30 Apr 2020

Donations of PPE and other supplies

The Scottish Government has set up a team to respond to offers of personal protective equipment (PPE) and other supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Social service workforce

30 Apr 2020

Joint statement on repurposing of medicines during COVID-19

A joint statement from the Care Inspectorate and the SSSC on ethical and professional decision making in the COVID-19 pandemic, and risk assessment guidance on repurposing of medicines within care home services.

Social service workforce

23 Apr 2020

How to support Muslim colleagues during Ramadan

Ramadan is a month-long Muslim observance which is starting on the evening of Thursday 23 April and ends at sunset Saturday 23 May.

Social service workforce

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.

Your learning

10 Apr 2020

World Social Work Day recognises vital role

Plans for World Social Work Day on 17 March 2020 were overtaken by the growing COVID-19 pandemic. But as social workers in Scotland respond to the crisis, return to frontline roles and join our temporary social work register we thought it was a good time to share our article to highlight the vital role they play in supporting some of society’s most vulnerable citizens.

Social service workforce

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.

Your learning

01 Apr 2020

Workforce support and wellbeing during COVID-19

We’ve produced a new resource to support staff health and wellbeing during the challenging time of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Social service workforce