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Wednesday 4 December 2019 - 17:30 – 20:30

SSSC Offices
Compass House
11 Riverside Drive
Dundee
DD1 4NY

Come along to our Dundee Registrant Roadshow on Wednesday 4 December 2019.

Learn more about the journey and future of SSSC registration, what fitness to practise really means and how we can help you with your continuous learning and development.

This event is about you. We want our relationship to be a good one. We’ll give you the information you need for your registration and role and you can give us your views and ask us questions too.

What you can expect

Acting SSSC Chief Executive, Maree Alison will welcome you and give an overview of the workshops and what we’re doing in the wider sector at the moment. You’ll get the chance to talk to Maree at the end of the event.

You can choose to attend two of our workshops then browse our marketplace. Here you’ll get the chance to meet staff from across the SSSC for support, ask questions and find out more about our free learning and other resources we have to offer.

You can earn an Open Badge

By attending the event you’ll be able to gain an Open Badge to recognise your learning from the event. You can use Open Badges towards your post registration training and learning.

Who is the event for?

This event is aimed primarily at SSSC registered workers, however it may be of interest to managers and employers who don’t register with us.

Workshops

You can attend two workshop sessions. Please indicate your preference of workshops, we’ll do our best to accommodate your choices. Spaces will be allocated on a first-come basis. The workshops are:

Registration – our future together

The sector is changing and we’d like to support you with those changes. We will share our registration journey and want to hear about your experience of registration so far so we can work together to improve.

Come and meet our friendly Registration Team who are happy to help answer your questions.

Fitness to practise – what does it mean?

Come along to find out more about the Codes of Practice, in practice. What do the Codes mean to you? This session is an opportunity to share examples of good practice and to bring the Codes to life. An element of the workshop will put a spotlight on social media in relation to your fitness to practise... to tweet or not to tweet?

Post registration training and learning (PRTL)

What is PRTL and why it is important for social service workers? We will also discuss what can be included in your PRTL and the range of resources which can help you.

What is changing about PRTL requirements? We’re reviewing our approach to PRTL. We will provide an update of the review so far and discuss how we can work together to improve the system.

Practice guidance

As part of our role in promoting learning, we support the use and development of practice guidance for social service workers. In 2019/20 we will identify what already exists and raise awareness of this, work with stakeholders to identify any gaps, and establish a plan for developing new guidance.

Join us at this interactive workshop to discuss what kind of guidance you need to support your practice – the subject areas, what it might look like, and how you’d like us to work with you to support its use.

Book your place here.