New National Health and Social Care Standards consultation

The Scottish Government would like to hear your views on the draft National Health and Social Care Standards (the Standards). From spring 2018, the new Standards will set out what we ... Continue Reading →

Palliative and end of life care learning needs consultation events

Are you involved in the care of, or come into contact with, people with palliative and end of life care needs or their family and carers? If you do, we would like to invite you to a ... Continue Reading →

Community link worker survey

Can you help identify the number and range of community link worker (CLW) initiatives currently involving the third sector in Scotland? The Scottish Government has commissioned Voluntary ... Continue Reading →

Transitions for young people with additional support needs survey

Are you a young person with additional support needs aged between 14 and 25 years, who is either at school or who has left school? Or are you their parent or carer? The Scottish Government ... Continue Reading →

Wanted: your views on induction

We are gathering employers’ and workers’ views about the delivery of induction and ways it could improve. The work to explore the development of an induction passport is ... Continue Reading →

Palliative and end of life care learning needs survey

Are you involved in the care of, or come into contact with, people with palliative and end of life care needs or their family and carers? If you do, please take part in this survey ... 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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →