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Friday, 23 June 2017

New assessor guidance for Dementia Skilled resource - Scottish Social Services Council

Written by The Editorial Team

The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) have published a new resource to support learners, managers, assessors and educators to get the most benefit from the Dementia Skilled – Improving Practice resource.

If you are a manager, the Guidance for learners, managers, assessors and educators will help you to consider how to use Dementia Skilled – Improving Practice and how it supports different learning activities across your service.

If you are a learner, assessor, or educator, you can find out how Dementia Skilled – Improving Practice can support the achievement of different qualifications and how it contributes to other learning activity.

The resource contains two case studies that provide a visual and audio guide demonstrating how Dementia Skilled learning can support the achievement of the SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare and the HNC in Social Services.

To view the resource, visit:

For further information and guidance on the Assessor Guidance resource, contact Promoting Excellence: