Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Research, projects and events on topics related to social work and social care. 

Transcripts of episodes. 

Subscribe for free on your smartphone or tablet using the following:

This website uses cookies for the purposes of measuring usage of our site. Iriss privacy policy

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 settings in the west of Scotland, finishing his career as a children and family team manager in North Ayrshire.

He is the author of the recent publication, Community social work in Scotland: a critical history 50 years after the Social Work Scotland Act 1968. He reflects on social work work from the early 1960s to the present day.

Transcript of episode

Music Credit: Make your dream a reality by Scott Holmes