We are welcoming applications for the next Dementia Champions professional development course.
Would you like to take part in a free five day programme delivered at the enhanced dementia ... Continue Reading →
We have published two new workforce data updates; one on staff retention and the other on whole time equivalent (WTE) data for the workforce.Â They cover the period 2013-15 and are ... Continue Reading →
If you registeredÂ as a newly qualified social worker in the last year remember you need to carry out 144 hours of post registration training and learning (PRTL).
At least 30 hours ... Continue Reading →
Supervisors in housing support and care at home services must apply to register by 31 December 2016.
All supervisors must be registered byÂ 30 June 2017. We have set the deadline date ... Continue Reading →
Help us plan our future videos by telling us what you think of the ones we produced earlier this year.
We producedÂ two new videos to help explain who we are and what we do. The Who ... Continue Reading →
New guidance designed to support employers recruiting social service staff is now available.Â
Employers of social service workers need to meet the relevant National Care Standards ... Continue Reading →
We have published the Standard for Residential Child Care with a foreword from Minister for Childcare and Early Years, Mark McDonald MSP.
In his foreword he says:
â€˜The challenges ... Continue Reading →
The Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) has introduced a titling change to Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQ).
Changes to titles began on 1 September 2016, however it is important ... Continue Reading →