Leadership Logic Model
2010 The future of leadership in Scotland’s social services
This profiling tool will help you to think about the types of life and work experiences you have had in relation to the elements of these units.
The Scottish Credit & Qualifications Framework (SCQF) Social Services Recognition of Prior Informal Learning (RPL) Resource Pack is part of a set of...
This report summarises the outcomes of the second evaluation phase of The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) Social Services Recognition..
This leaflet explains how the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL): guidance and resources for mentors and learners can help you use your learning from...
Links have been identified between the SCQF Recognition of Prior Informal Learning Pack and RPL Profiling Tool and the requirements for the SVQ3 Unit...
This is a Career Pathways presentation.
This is the Leading the way in Europe - RPL & SCQF presentation.
This report considers the qualitative information supplied by providers of the Mental Health Officer Award for 2013/2014. There are three approved course..
The two evaluations of the Professional Development Award in Practice Learning Stage 2 at SCQF Level 9 have been a collaborative venture, commissioned by..
EThis evaluation has been a collaborative venture, commissioned by Scottish Social Services Learning Network North, and supported by the Network, HiMATS...
This summary has been produced to provide updated information on sources of funding available in 2012-13 for organisations delivering childhood practice...
This summary has been produced to provide updated information on sources of funding available in 2012-13 for private sector organisations delivering...
This summary has been produced to provide up to date information on sources of funding available in 2013-14 for organisations delivering childhood...
The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) is responsible for raising standards in the Scottish social service workforce. Our vision is a competent...
List of Scottish Local Authority Funding Advisers
Is there a shared philosophy of learning in social work education in Scotland
Key Capabilities for Child Care and Protection - SSSC Expectations for Social Work Course Providers
Key findings from the SSA
Introduction to the standards and practice competences to achieve Mental Health Officer Award
Involving Service Users and Carers in Social Work Degree - SSSC Funding Scheme
Informed about dementia - improving practice workshop guide
Informed about dementia - improving practice DVD postcard
Introduction to the (Draft) standards and practice competences to achieve Mental Health Officer Award
Handbook for Quality Assurance and Enhancement
Guidance for assessors, educators, trainers and managers to accompany - Dementia Skilled - Improving Practice learning resource
External Assessment of Practice Teaching Award Programmes in Scotland - Manual for External Assessors
FAQs About Key Capabilities
Exemplar Grid for Mapping Management Qualifications to SVQ Leadership and Management for Care Services Level 4
External Assessment of Diploma in Social Work - Manual for External Assessors
External Assessment of Mental Health Social Work Programmes in Scotland - Manual for External Assessors
EPiC Core Principles
Educate and Act for Equality
Embedding Key Capabilities in Child Care and Protection
dementia skilled module 5
Development of the specialist course - Mental Health Social Work Award
dementia skilled module 2
dementia skilled module 3
dementia skilled module 4
Dementia Skilled Improving Practice
Continuing Professional Development for the Social Service Workforce 2004
Consultation on Rules and Requirements from Standard of Childhood Practice 2008
Consultation on Standards and Practice Competences to achieve the Mental Health Social Work Award
Call for Evidence - Scottish Requirements for Social Work Training and Standards in Social Work Education
Caring Together and Getting It Right for Young Carers - Carers Strategies for Scotland 2010-2015 - Workforce Training and Education Plan - Summary
Common Core of skills, knowledge and values
Benchmarking Standards in Social Work Education against Scottish Credit and Qualification Framework - Six case studies
Assuring Quality for Post Qualifying Education and Training 2
Assuring Quality for Practice Teaching
Assuring Quality for Mental Health Social Work
Annual Quality Assurance Return 2007-2008
Annual Quality Assurance Return 2006 - Practice Teaching
2016 Integrated Learning in Social Work
2016 Revised SiSWE and benchmark Standard for Newly Qualified Social Workers
2016 SiSWE draft for consultation
2016 Standard for Residential Child Care FAQs
2015 Standard for Residential Child Care
2016 Implementing a probationary year for social workers in Scotland
2014 Mapping of SiSWE to the NOS
2014 PQ Social Work Learning and Development in Scotland
2014 Readiness for Practice of NQSW
2013 Approval of Awards in Childhood Practice Application Form
2013 Childhood Practice Approvals Application Guidance
Standard for Residential Child Care
Ensure own skills, knowledge and competence required for the management, leadership of and practice in care services are continuously updated and...
A learning framework for all social services and health staff working with people with dementia, their families and carers to improve care and support.
This independent exploration of stakeholder views on how the new degree in Social Work is developing was commissioned by the Scottish Social Services...
As part of the quality assurance and quality enhancement processes for the Honours degree in Social Work, the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)...
The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) has a key role in helping the social service sector see the connections in different learning activities and...
The Standard for Chief Social Work Officers (CSWO) was commissioned by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) from Glasgow Caledonian University...
Social work is a broad profession with a number of different practice areas. The work performed by social workers is often highly complex, involving...
The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) helps people to understand and compare different qualifications in Scotland. It does this by...
Statement on progress 2015-2016.
There is an expressed need for greater attention by social word educators to ensure that their programmes make explicit where Future Skills, including...
The role of Social Work in Scotland is multifaceted and complex. As a wider discipline and an individual occupation it requires dedication to a set of...
Social work education in the UK has come under considerable scrutiny in the past decade. Perceived failings in social work practice, widely publicised...
This report sets out the methods, findings, discussion and conclusions related to the RSWE Area of inquiry 1: How can universities best select the right...
To what extent should social work education have a stronger focus on community development and engagement?
How much of the qualifying programme should be undertaken with students from other professional groups and how can these opportunities be maximised.
The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) review of social work education has commissioned HEIs to undertake ten areas of enquiry to further inform the..
High value is placed on partnership working in social work education in Scotland, and internationally. But do we all mean the same thing when we talk of...
In November 2011 NHS Education for Scotland (NES) and Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) commissioned Blake Stevenson Ltd to undertake a review of...
At its meeting on 13 March 2007 the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) agreed that the delivery of the Mental Health Social Work Award (MHSWA) be...
How can we maximise the impact of the collective experience of people who use social work services, and their carers, in the design, development and ...
The Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2000 gives the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) the responsibility for registering people who work in social..
Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001 established: SSSC as regulator of social services workforce and its education and training, Care Commission as...
A Research into Context and Focus.
The Reshaping Care for Older People programme is being led by the Ministerial Strategic Group for Health and Community Care (Chaired by Minister for...
This is an application form for PQ Bursary Scheme 2006-2007 (PDF version).
Support Materials in Relation to Assessment of Portfolio Submissions for Post Qualifying and Advanced Awards.
Mental Health Officer Award Materials Development
Mental Health Social Work Award Consultation Event
Mental Health Social Work Award
The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) is a statutory body established by the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001. The main purpose of the...
The Scottish Government response to the National Review of Early Years and Childcare Workforce (2006) specified key actions including developing...