We have produced a new video highlighting the changes to Codes of Practice for Social Service Workers and Employers that came into effect on 1 November 2016.
It explains why we updated ... Continue Reading →
The SSSC increased its Register of social service workers by more than 13,000 and consulted on both the review of the Codes of Practice (the set of national standards for all social ... Continue Reading →
From 1 November 2016 we will change the way we regulate social service workers from a misconduct model of regulation to a fitness to practise model.
The key change is that under the ... Continue Reading →
Issue 1 – Fitness to practise newsletter for social service employers
Our fitness to practise newsletters give you information about our processes and highlight particular issues.
In ... Continue Reading →
We have launched a new learning resource to help workers make better decisions when faced with difficult situations in the workplace.
Making better decisions is an online interactive ... Continue Reading →
We are now consulting on changes to our rules and the guidance that set out what decisions and sanctions our hearing panels can make.
The rules are the main documents that set out the ... Continue Reading →