New research report on frontline and citizen leadership published

We’ve published a new research report exploring the links between leadership by frontline workers and citizen leaders. The project, commissioned by the Scottish Social Services Council ... Continue Reading →

How can a coaching approach motivate and inspire others?

Motivating and inspiring others is an effective part of good leadership. How a coaching approach inspires and motivates others was the topic of discussion at two recent events held ... Continue Reading →

Four Seasons Health Care promote community connections

It’s been a busy springtime for many of the 140 Dementia Ambassadors working at care homes and specialist dementia units run by Four Seasons Health Care.  One of their first Ambassadors ... Continue Reading →

Mentoring to support practice

The benefits of mentoring for both mentors and those being mentored were highlighted at a series of recent events delivered by the SSSC.  The three events focussed on how mentoring ... Continue Reading →

Supporting carers as leaders

We recently delivered a joint event focusing on how workers can support carers to be leaders with our colleagues from Equal Partners in Care (EPiC) . It was one of a series of leadership ... Continue Reading →

Exploring collaborative leadership

Workers from across Scotland had the opportunity to reflect on their current and future practice, share experiences and hear leadership success stories at a recent series of leadership ... Continue Reading →

Citizen leaders show the way

We hosted a series of citizen leadership events in late 2014, which generated some important top tips and messages. Building relationships, taking time to understand one another, establishing ... Continue Reading →

Enabling collaborative leadership

Workforce Scotland is excited to announce Enabling Collaborative Leadership, a new programmme of work designed to support teams and systems delivering public services through collaboration. Throughout ... Continue Reading →

New supervision resources

Do you supervise staff?  To help you in your role we have recently produced a range of new resources to support effective supervision. The resources explain what supervision is and ... Continue Reading →

Common concerns and shared outcomes report published

A joint agreement on workforce development collaboration between the independent and third sectors The Common concerns and shared outcomes event was held jointly by Scottish Care and Coalition ... Continue Reading →