Dementia guidance

SQA has developed guidance to support the PDA Promoting Excellence in Dementia Skilled Practice.

The guidance covers examples of case studies, essays, reflective accounts as well as an example of a direct observation for the SVQ unit.

The resource can be found on the SQA Secure site.

https://secure.sqa.org.uk/secure/HN/HN_Sectors/Social_Care/PDA_in_ …

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The Common Core (SSSC)

The Common Core of skills, knowledge and values outlines the key attributes that everyone working with Scotland’s people should have. It provides an opportunity for shared understanding and practice across different services to meet individuals’ needs and improve outcomes.

The SSSC have now published the Common Core of skills, knowledge and values grid.

Here is a link to this …

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Explore the World of Careers in NHS Scotland, 23 March 2016, BT Murrayfield

NHS Education for Scotland and Skills Development Scotland are delighted to invite you to ‘EXPLORE THE WORLD OF CAREERS IN NHSSCOTLAND’ on WEDNESDAY 23 MARCH 2016 at BT MURRAYFIELD, EDINBURGH.

 
The event is for professionals with an interest in developing the young workforce and will promote a range of NHSScotland resources to support young people including  –  guidance on developing work …

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