Workers in care at home and housing support services can apply for registration from October 2017.
Weâ€™re telling you about this now so that you can start planning for registration ... Continue Reading →
We are considering making changes to the additional supervisory and management qualification requirements for registration for managers and supervisors in adult services.
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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 →
From 1 November 2016 the registration period for all workers will be five years, with the exception of social workers whose three year registration period will remain.
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A countersignatory is someone in a social service organisation who is a main point of contact for the SSSC.
Countersignatories endorse applications for registration to confirm competence, ... Continue Reading →
VSDF supports a range of voluntary sector organisations providing social services which are registered with the Care Inspectorate. Small and medium-sized organisations in particular ... Continue Reading →
An initiative to measure the impact of housing support services in Scotland has passed a milestone after it was revealed more than 12,000 people have used the service.
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Funding to support the social service workforce
The Children’s Minister has announced new funding of Â£1.1 million to help support social service staff across Scotland who care ... Continue Reading →
Bield, a housing and care provider, recognised the important role their dedicated staff play by honouring Margaret McMaster from Dundee at their AGM for 25 yearsâ€™ service at Bield.
Margaret ... Continue Reading →
On Tuesday 22 December at 12 noon the West District Housing Office in Lochee, Dundee will be turning into a party venue for the people who use their service who may feel lonely and ... Continue Reading →