Whether you are an employer, registered worker or someone looking to apply find out more about Registration here.
Sign in to your MySSSC account to keep your details up to date. You can also create an account and apply for registration.
If you’re looking for a career for life which makes a positive difference, then a job in social services could be for you. Get more information on careers and education.
Find out more about the SSSC, our Codes of Practice, how we are organised and our workforce data role here.
The Codes of Practice for Social Service Workers and Employers (the Codes) set out the behaviours and values expected of social service workers and their employers.
Check the registration status of a social worker or social care worker employed in Scotland
More than 56,000 social service workers across Scotland have to gain qualifications over the next four years to meet conditions on their registration with the SSSC. Both the SSSC and the Care Inspectorate are keen that employers plan support for their workforce to make sure they gain their qualifications on time so they are able to continue their SSSC registration and working in the sector.
Published on 21 March 2019
Our Director of Development and Innovation, Phillip Gillespie, reflects on the important role of social work to mark World Social Work Day.
Published on 18 March 2019
We would encourage anyone interested in our work to come along to our Council meetings. There is an opportunity before and after the meeting to talk with members and council staff.
Published on 07 February 2019