Harry Stevenson: Take pride in social work
At times newspapers and magazines look for different people to talk about their work, a sort of “a day in the life of…” type feature. But, a day in the life of a social worker? I don’t know where you would begin. View full article..
Inspire and be inspired! Join Social Work Scotland
We are looking for new members who are as passionate about the profession as we are. Membership packages start as low as £25 per year and if you work for an organisation that delivers social work services you can join today.
Have a look at our membership page for information about categories and membership and how to apply.
Our foundations and our future
To mark the launch of our new organisation we have published a booklet that pays tribute to our past, outlines our present changes and sets out our priorities for the future.
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Protocol developed in partnership with SCRA
Social Work Scotland and the Scottish Children's Reporter Administration's (SCRA) have developed a protocol for the management of contact arrangements for children. It forms part of the wider programme of work being undertaken on issues of permanence and care planning but specifically related to issues which have emerged during recent court proceedings involving social work professionals. View protocol
Children’s services and integration
This literature review was commissioned by Social Work Scotland and carried out by Children in Scotland and CELCIS. It’s the first of a series of reports looking at children’s services in the context of the integration of adult health and social care services.
Social Work Scotland - the creation of a new leadership organisation
Following a year long review of ADSW, members of the association voted on 06/03/14 to establish Social Work Scotland, a new leadership body for Social Work. The new organisation will be officially launched at the annual conference and exhibition on 18/06/14
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