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31 Mar 2022

Making a difference for 20 years

A new report from the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) shows the impact of the workforce regulator for social work, social care and early years since it was established. It is part of the SSSC’s 20 year anniversary activities.

SSSC corporate Workforce data

31 Mar 2022

New report on NQSWs experiences of practice during COVID-19

We’ve published a new research report on newly qualified social workers’ (NQSWs) experiences of practice during the COVID-19 pandemic in Scotland. 

Your learning

28 Mar 2022

Changes to what you need to tell us when making a referral

We have changed our fitness to practise thresholds to make it clearer when raising concerns about a worker.

Professional standards

21 Mar 2022

Are you recruiting? Share opportunities with colleges using MySSSC

Did you know you can now share career opportunities in your organisation with colleges that are delivering the Introduction to a Career in Social Care course simply by adding some details to MySSSC?

Careers in care

15 Mar 2022

Celebrating social work

World Social Work Day is a celebration that aims to highlight the achievements of social work, to raise the visibility of social services for the future of societies, and to defend social justice and human rights. It is a day to celebrate and promote the contributions of the profession to individuals, families, communities and wider society, says our Acting Director of Development and Innovation Laura Lamb.

Social service workforce

10 Mar 2022

Graduate apprentice, Theresa's story

This Scottish Apprenticeship Week we’ll be sharing stories from across the sector of the vital role apprenticeships play in supporting individuals, employers and people who use social care and early years services in Scotland.

Today, Theresa shares her story of doing a graduate apprenticeship in early learning and childcare. 

#ScotAppWeek22 #LifeChangingWork

Careers in care Social service workforce

09 Mar 2022

Graduate apprentice, Beth's story

This Scottish Apprenticeship Week we’ll be sharing stories from across the sector of the vital role apprenticeships play in supporting individuals, employers and people who use social care and early years services in Scotland. Today, we share Beth's story. #ScotAppWeek22 #LifeChangingWork

Careers in care Social service workforce

07 Mar 2022

Graduate apprentice, Kristen’s story

This Scottish Apprenticeship Week we’ll be sharing stories from across the sector of the vital role apprenticeships play in supporting individuals, employers and people who use social care and early years services in Scotland. #ScotAppWeek22.

Careers in care Social service workforce

07 Mar 2022

Celebrating Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2022

It’s Scottish Apprenticeship Week so we’ll be shining a light on the vital role apprenticeships play in supporting individuals, employers and people who use social care and early years services in Scotland.

Careers in care Social service workforce

25 Feb 2022

Updated infection control guide for providing care in people’s homes

We’ve updated our guide COVID-19 Key measures for infection prevention and control for social care workers providing care in an individual’s home. It now includes information on testing and vaccination.

Your learning

18 Feb 2022

New adult social care recruitment portal

Employers can now access a new adult social care recruitment portal to help find staff who are available to work in their area. You can access the portal through your MySSSC account.

Social service workforce

15 Feb 2022

New page for supporting your CPL

We’ve published new information on nationally recognised learning resources that we’ve endorsed, which you can use to support your continuous professional learning (CPL).

Your learning