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The flexible workforce development fund (FWDF) supports Scottish employers to provide new inclusive learning opportunities for their existing workforce. The full suite of guidance is available on the Scottish Funding Council website and a helpful summary for early years, social care and social work employers is given below.
Published on 08 February 2023
Seventy-five voluntary organisations across Scotland are benefitting from grants totalling more than £1 million to help social care workers gain qualifications, the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) announced today.
Published on 18 January 2023
Learn all you need to know about continuous professional learning (CPL) as an NQSW and how to meet your registration requirements.
Published on 20 December 2022
Our Council meetings are held using Microsoft Teams webinars and anyone who registers can join. Meetings start 10am.
Published on 26 January 2023
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