Fife social care sector recruitment fair

Do you have what it takes to change lives? Dunfermline City Chambers, 15 September 2016, 10am to 6pm This free event celebrates the work of social care and support organisations in ... Continue Reading →

Sharing successful personal assistant stories

The positive difference employing personal assistants (PAs) can make to people’s lives is shared in a series of new films from Glasgow Centre for Inclusive Living (GCIL). GCIL worked ... Continue Reading →

SSSC registration fees consultation

Our consultation on the proposal to increase the fees we charge social service workers to register with us is now open. This consultation is relevant to all registrants, social service ... Continue Reading →
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Does your worker have a registration condition?

When a registrant completes a qualification that meets the condition on their registration they need to send us a verified photocopy of the qualification gained or upload it to their ... Continue Reading →
sssc open badges

Apply for an Open Badge today

We want to tell you about our latest Open Badges and answer some of your questions. Open Badges are digital certificates recognising learning and achievement. We use them to help you ... Continue Reading →
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Foster care consultation extended

We have extended our consultation on the Standard for Foster Care to give people more time to respond after the busy summer period. The new closing date is 30 September 2016. We want ... Continue Reading →

Camphill Scotland staff energised and inspired by social pedagogy

Social pedagogy is an approach to working with people which focuses on relationships.  It is widely used across Europe and there is a small but growing group of organisations working ... Continue Reading →
The Scottish Government

Achieving best outcomes for survivors: trauma training survey

The Scottish Government has commissioned NHS Education for Scotland (NES) to develop a National Training Framework for Trauma and Complex Trauma. The framework will support the learning ... Continue Reading →
The Scottish Government

Consultation on the Scottish Government’s response to the UK apprenticeship levy

The UK Government announced its plans to introduce a UK wide apprenticeship levy from April 2017.   Employers will pay 0.5% of their annual pay bill in excess of ÂŁ3m through the PAYE ... Continue Reading →
The Scottish Government

Enterprise and Skills Review – call for evidence

Businesses, students and others who use enterprise and skills services are being asked for their views about the support on offer. The Scottish Government is carrying out a review of ... Continue Reading →