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Health Boards and Local Authorities recognise that to improve the joint working performance of the professionals within the services, there is a requirement to develop structures to support joint working including joint funding of services, joint management and joint training. This tool intends to focus on the joint training arrangements and to augment the joint training activities, by developing opportunities for a shared learning within integrated services.
Guidance, consisting of nine separate modules, which aims to supply social care organisations with the tools and resources necessary to plan for and cope with the challenges posed by pandemic influenza.
Workbook containing standards and other materials intended to assist new foster carers to reach a certain level of competence within their first two years of fostering.
Document setting out standards developed to help new social care workers get a clear induction into their roles.
Workbook containing the CWDC induction standards and other materials intended to facilitate the induction process for new children's social care staff.
Report examining the residential care workforce in Scotland. It looks at what is known about the profile of the current residential workforce and makes recommendations for change and improvements so that the increasingly diverse and complex needs of children and young people can be better met.