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You have joined a career that makes a positive difference to people's lives and well being and is one where you can develop and grow through continuous professional development (CPD). This resource provides guidance and information to support your CPD journey.

The Social Care Council Ambassador Service forms part of an initiative in Northern Ireland and the across the UK which aims to raise public awareness of social care and social work professions as rewarding, positive career options. This is to support the recruitment of the "right people with the right values" into the sector.

Welcome to a Career in Social Work. This resource aims to help you understand what social work involves, why social work is a positive career choice and provide information and guidance on applying to the Degree in Social Work in Northern Ireland.

This resource provides guidance and information about the Degree in Social Work for social work students, employers and practice teachers.

Learning and development is continuous throughout social workers' professional life. This page provides guidance and support for newly qualified social workers on their Assessed Year in Employment and the AYE Audit.

All registered social care workers and social workers must undertake 90 hours of PRTL during their period of registration to provide evidence that they have met the Social Care Council's Standards of Conduct and Practice for Social Care Workers and Social Workers.

This digital training course provides information on infection prevention and control and COVID-19 for all staff working in childcare and childminding settings registered with the local Health and Social Care Trusts.