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Support workers in care at home and housing support services need to apply for registration with us by 13 December 2019 to guarantee their application is processed before the mandatory date for registration.
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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.
Published on 20 August 2019
We’re currently working with Aberdeenshire, Angus and Learning Network West to test approaches to a supported and assessed year for newly qualified social workers (NQSWs).
Published on 01 August 2019
We would like you to join us as we launch our Involving People Plan 2019/20 'Learning from Lived Experience, People, Partnerships and Planning for Involvement' and encourage you to get involved in co-designing our Involving People Charter.
Published on 12 August 2019
This workforce development day aims to bring people together who are leading improvement learning activity across Scotland’s social services. It responds to feedback received following an event we held in April 2019.
Published on 09 August 2019
Cyber security isn’t only for people who work in IT or might be good with computers. When cyber criminals target your service or the people who use it then you and your staff become the last line of defence.
Published on 08 August 2019