Tag Archives: workforce

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Voluntary Sector Development Fund 2020


Applications to the 2020-21 Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF) are now open. It supports voluntary sector organisations providing... Read More

The latest HSP guidance COVID -19: Information and Guidance for Social, Community and Residential Care Settings


Revised 11th June 2020 Health Protection Scotland (part of Public Health Scotland) has issued revised guidance for community... Read More

A national approach to Social Care staffing shortages


Update 5th May 2020: The SSSC have issued updated guidance for Employers using the Recruitment Portal for Social... Read More
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Pay rise for some social care workers from 1st April


The Scottish Government has committed to funding an increase in social care workers hourly rate by 3.3% to... Read More

2017 Scottish Social Service Workforce Data Report


The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) published the 2017 Workforce Data Report today. The report shows that the... Read More

The Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF) – apply for funding now to assist staff obtain required qualifications


The Scottish Government have confirmed the VSDF will be available again this year to support a range of... Read More
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Registration – shaping the future, reshaping care?


The SSSC want to find out how registration is making a difference and what has been working well... Read More

SCVO Research on Impact of Welfare Reform


SCVO is researching the impact of welfare reform on organisations and their service users.  Deadline 19 September.... Read More
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Increased demands placed on voluntary sector staff by welfare reform


A new research report, commissioned by CCPS in conjunction with the Institute for Research and Innovation in Social... Read More