Oct 14, 2018
Iriss attended the Social Pedagogy Professional Association's conference Growing up, growing old and staying well in Edinburgh on 28 September 2018.
We spoke to a number of academics and practitioners about social pedagogy and the value it brings to practice.
These included Mark Smith, Professor of Social Work at...
Sep 26, 2018
Michelle Drumm speaks to Emma Scott, who was the winner of the Bright Spark Award at the Scottish Social Services Awards in 2018. This award aims to recognise a young person who is excelling in the work they do in the sector.
Since leaving high school in 2014, Emma began an apprenticeship at Peartree Nursery in East...
Sep 12, 2018
Talking Social Work was an event held on 13 September 2018 to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Social Work (Scotland) Act 1968 - to celebrate, reflect on the journey so far and look to the future.
Colin Turbett, qualified as a social worker in 1978 and spent the next 37 years in urban and rural front line fieldwork...