In April 2017, Learning Network West commissioned a short piece of research on practice teaching in the west of Scotland. These findings will be of interest to those developing and supporting practice learning in other local authorities and social service organisations.
The Practice Educating world needs to hear more from practitioners and those supporting them!
Deadline extended to December 1st – get your thinking/writing caps on!
ScOPT has the honour of attending and presenting at the “Changing Places: health, social work and community placements” conference on 15th September in Tuscany.
The Scottish Government would like to hear your views. The survey closes at 5pm on 1 September 2017.
New ways of offering people more choice and control over their social care can make a real difference but further work is needed to ensure everyone can benefit, says a report out today.
A social work student who just finished her first year placement shares what she learned
We’d really like to know what you want from ScOPT as an organisation.
LNW are offering an additional Link Worker workshop for those taking students this autumn.
“In a digital world the expectations of social service employers, the workforce and people who use services are changing. It’s becoming more and more important that workers are suitably equipped by developing their digital capabilities.” Check out this online resource for student social workers, Practice Educators and all social service staff.