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01 Oct 2019

Are you #SSSCregistered?

There are over 160,000 people on the SSSC Register who provide life changing care in adult, children’s, young people’s and social work services across Scotland.

As an SSSC registrant you make an immensely positive difference to the lives of the people you care for.

Social service workforce

01 Oct 2019

EU citizens staying in Scotland toolkit

The Scottish Government has updated the Stay in Scotland toolkit to help EU citizens stay in Scotland.

The toolkit provides a range of materials for EU citizens and employers. It includes guides for EU citizens and employers as well as a leaflet, a factsheet and digital assets.

01 Oct 2019

Create your own 23 Things learning resource

We’ve produced a new ebook to help you create content and develop open badges for your learning.

Our 23 Digital Capabilities learning resource has been incredibly popular since it was launched and we’ve received lots of requests from organisations to help create their own online learning using the 23 Things framework.

Your learning

01 Oct 2019

New report on SSSC and NHS Education for Scotland partnership work

The SSSC and NHS Education for Scotland (NES) have produced an annual report on our partnership working for the first time.

SSSC corporate

27 Sep 2019

Find out if a career in care is for you

People can find out if they are suited to a career in social services by using the interactive online tool A Question of Care: A career for you which now includes more care roles than before.

Careers in care

26 Sep 2019

New podcast - Open Education and Web 3.0

In this month’s episode SSSC Digital Learning and Development Adviser, George Burton, talks open education elearning and web 3.0 with Stephen Downes from the Digital Technologies Research Centre at the National Research Council of Canada.

Your learning

25 Sep 2019

Giving us the right fitness to practise referral information

When you make a fitness to practise referral about a registered worker there’s key information we need to know and it’s important that you give us as much of it as possible right from the start.

Professional standards

16 Sep 2019

Start your life changing career in care

Anyone looking for a job that makes a difference can get help to start a career in Scotland’s social services with our new careers website www.careersincare.scot which launched today.

Careers in care

03 Sep 2019

Free representation for SSSC registered workers in Strathclyde

We’re working with the University of Strathclyde Law Clinic to help more SSSC registered workers to access free representation when they are involved in our fitness to practise investigations and hearings.

Professional standards

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

20 Aug 2019

2018 Mental Health Officers’ Report published today

Fifty-five extra full time mental health officers (MHOs) are needed to meet shortfalls in staffing, a new report published by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) reveals. All but eight of Scotland’s local authorities reported an MHO shortfall in the 2018 Mental Health Officers’ Report published today.

Workforce data

07 Aug 2019

New podcast - Design for how people learn

In this episode we talk with Julie Dirksen. She’s best known for her excellent book ‘Design for people who learn’ – a guide to the fundamental concepts of instructional design both to improve your own learning and engage your audience.

Your learning