Social Work Publications and Submissions

Your Rights at Work

YOUR RIGHTS AT WORK – a guide for Personal Assistants and their Employers

A guide to your basic employment rights when employed as a Personal Assistant and your responsibilities if employing a Personal ... Read More
THE LOOKED AFTER CHILDREN (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2008: SECOND CONSULTATION

THE LOOKED AFTER CHILDREN (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2008: SECOND CONSULTATION

UNISONScotland believes that many of the requirements in the consultation are consistent with good practice. There will be resource implications ... Read More
Direct Payments

Charter for care staff employed through ‘direct payments’

UNISON, Scotland's public service union, announced on 1 May 2007 that it has agreed with a number of key Scottish disabled ... Read More
Asylum: Child's Welfare Paramount?

Asylum: Child’s Welfare Paramount?

First published in 2006, this ground-breaking guidance was designed to provide a framework for ethical practice for UNISON and BASW ... Read More
Changing Lives

Report of the 21st Century Social Work Review Briefing No. 136

March 2006: In the Summer of 2004, the Scottish Parliament commissioned the 21st Century Social Work Review, following a debate ... Read More

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