Social workers, social work students and many groups of social service workers are required by law to
register with the SSSC if they are not registered with another regulatory body. To see a full list of
the Register parts that are open and the requirement dates click here.
Select a group or part of the Register from the drop down list. For each role in the Register part you
will see the description, registration date and amount of post registration training and learning (PRTL)
you will need to complete. Scroll down the page to view all the roles.
If you are unsure whether your role meets the definition you can view a detailed description of the
Register part by clicking on the full definition link in the text.
You can see the fee you need to pay by clicking on the fees heading and the qualifications we accept
for the role by clicking on the qualifications heading.
Please complete all required fields!
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As an official statistics provider, the SSSC publishes data on the social services workforce in Scotland.
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