Planning for the future: a skilled social service workforce is essential

07 Jan 2013

Scotland’s employers must plan for a flexible skilled workforce to be able to deliver high quality services in a climate of financial pressures and growing demand.

Our Workforce Skills Report.

Our report, The Social Services Sector in Scotland: Workforce Skills Report 2011/2012 outlines the challenges and skills needs aimed at providing a picture of social services in Scotland. The information will help Scotland’s employers plan ahead and covers:

  • the social service workforce in Scotland
  • key strategic challenges facing social services
  • key workforce skills issues
  • current training provision
  • future workforce issues.
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