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.
I have been told by my company I need to register with SSSC?
I have been told by my company I need to register with SSSC.
If you are working in a role deemed by the SSSC to be registerable, you must do this by applying for registration and paying a fee. You will be supplied with a Code of Practice to which you must abide by and uphold the principles, and attain the relevant qualification required for the role. You will find all the information you require on the SSSC website. You will find details of registration here
There is also lots of useful information on the site which will enrich your knowledge. I hope this answers your question.
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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.