Senga will try to answer as many of your Scottish Social Care questions as possible, giving priority to frequently asked questions and questions regarding current events and trends.
How do I become a member of the SSSC?
I have been offered relief work and weekend work through both Inspire Scotland and Enable Scotland. How do I become a member of the SSSC?
You must register with SSSC within 6 months of starting your employment. You will find details on the SSSC website. Have a look on and familiarize yourself with their site. There are lots of educational information which will help you in your new post. Here is the link https://www.sssc.uk.com/registration/how-to-apply-to-register/
I hope this helps.
*All information is correct at the time of publishing.
What would you like to ask Senga?
Senga Currie is Head of Care Development (Scotland) at QCS, she possesses a strong command of the issues facing the care sector informed by her long career as a registered mental nurse and registered general nurse for 38 years, working in various areas within the NHS, community nursing, the field of addictions and the private sector. With 21 years of experience working with care homes, starting as a nursing sister and moving into roles of home manager, regional manager, care services manager and regulation manager.
Senga will try to answer as many of your questions as possible, giving priority to frequently asked questions and questions regarding current events and trends.
Please note that Senga cannot offer answers to matters requiring legal advice. If your matter concerns a specific service provider, please contact the Care Inspectorate Scotland.