PA REport Final
Social Work Social Work Publications

Creating and supporting an informed employer and employee relationship within the self-directed support sector

SPAEN and UNISONScotland interviewed a small number of people who use direct payments to employ personal assistants and a similar

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Your Rights at Work
Social Work Social Work Publications

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

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Responses

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

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Direct Payments
Social Work Publications

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

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Social Work Social Work Publications

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

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Changing Lives
Social Work Social Work Publications

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

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