048 Jane Devine Social Work Scotland

048 Jane Devine Social Work Scotland

What’s the picture of social work in Scotland? After a monumentous year for the country, how is the profession shaping up in Scotland? Jane Devine is the Business Manager for Social Work Scotland, the successor organisation to the Association of Directors of...
040 JSWEC Part 6 Social Media

040 JSWEC Part 6 Social Media

JSWEConference Part 6. Thoughts of newly qualified workers and social media in social work education. A final roundup of interviews from the conference. Firstly an interesting discussion with three newly qualified social workers from the University of Dundee, Leanne ,...
Technology in Social Work

Technology in Social Work

I’ve been invited to deliver a workshop at the Compass Jobs Fair in Birmingham on March  19th to coincide with World Social Work Day. Having been asked to discuss social work in the digital age, I can’t help thinking what our world of work will look like...

A Changing Britain

 The face of a changing Britain There is much resistance to the changing world, that includes a changing Britain. This article reflects on the need to embrace changes in technology and Britain’s global status. When Robert Burns wrote the advice about seeing...