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Iriss is a charitable company that promotes positive outcomes for the people who use Scotland's social services.

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A free event to celebrate rural social work in Scotland.
An Iriss event to showcase our creative approaches to supporting the social care workforce.
Attend a roundtable discussion exploring perspectives on the impact of the Health and Social Care Standards.

Three things: Supervision

Summarises key research evidence around supervision in social work and social care and draws out implications for practice.
Explores how newly qualified social workers can be supported in their first year, with a focus on effective supervision.
Report that describes the rationale, process and learning from a project which explored the topic of supervision with a group of six partners.

Latest from the Iriss.fm podcast

22 Jan 2020
Humans of Scotland is a campaign that highlights the voices of those with long term conditions, disabilities and those who are unpaid carers. Michael McEwan interviews Angela Millar, the campaign…
14 Jan 2020
An interview with Alistair Brown, National Director of the Scottish Association of Social Work (SASW).  Alistair grew up in Falkirk and has been practising in Scotland in statutory roles and as a…
10 Dec 2019
Michael McEwan interviews Michael Byrne, the founder of LETS (Lived Experience Trauma Support) and author of Poems From A Mod: My Journey Through Trauma, Recovery And Survival.  Michael was…
26 Nov 2019
Get into Care is a recruitment campaign that supports less advantaged young people to work in the care sector. It is a partnership of Crossreach and the Prince's Trust Scotland. Corrine Morrison-…