The Scottish Organisation for Practice Teaching

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“Talking Social Work”, 13 September, University of Dundee

This free event is of particular interest to those working in the Tayforth area.  It is being jointly facilitated by the University of Dundee and Angus, Dundee, Fife, and Perth and Kinross Councils to Celebrate 50 years of Social Work in Scotland.  It offers an opportunity for local Practice Educators, practitioners, students and academics to come together and share knowledge and views about Social Work practice but is open to all.

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User involvement in social work education

Service user and carer involvement in social work education is mandatory in Scotland. There is a lot of learning to share with educators and practitioners working across health, social care and public services generally. It is also relevant to policy-makers committed to mainstreaming person-centred or person-led approaches and true partnership working.

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