Our Strategic Plan

Our Strategic Plan details our work for the next three years. The plan explains our outcomes, the work we will do to meet these outcomes and how we will show the difference we will make. It shows how our work contributes to the Scottish Government’s National Outcomes.

The Strategic Plan 2017-2020 sets out our strategic outcomes that we will work towards in 2017 – 2020.

The results of our work over the next three years will help us achieve the following strategic outcomes:

  • the right people are on the Register
  • our standards lead to a safe and skilled social service workforce
  • our resources support the professional development fo the social service workforce
  • our stakeholders value our work.

For each of our outcomes we have a number of priorities.

Outcome 1 The right people are on the Register.
Priority 1  Build our relationship with registrants and employers.
Priority 2  Our fitness to practise process is proportionate and accessible.
Outcome 2  Our standards lead to a safe and skilled social service workforce.
Priority 3  Social service qualifications and standards meet the needs of learners and employers.
Outcome 3  Our resources support the professional development of the social service workforce.
Priority 4  We work with Scottish Government and other partners to deliver the actions in ‘Social Services in Scotland a shared vision and strategy 2015-2020’.
Outcome 4  Our stakeholders value our work.
Priority 5  A customer focus throughout the organisation.
Priority 6  High standards of governance.