Alan Baird

A watershed for social work in Scotland

Iriss.fm, Episode 159

On 30 November 2016, the Health and Social Care Alliance, in partnership with a number of sector organisations including Iriss, hosted a seminar entitled - A watershed for social work in Scotland?

The event brought people together to explore the implications of the Audit Scotland report on social work in Scotland.

Care Accolades 2013

Iriss.fm, episode 45

The 2013 Care Accolades was held on Friday 31st May at the Perth Concert Hall. Always an uplifting occasion and a chance to celebrate achievements in social care across Scotland, IRISS.FM spoke to a number of people involved in the many projects nominated for awards, as well as Alan Baird, Chief Social Work Advisor at Scottish Government; and Anna Fowlie, Chief Executive of SSSC.

Supporting excellent communications in social care - Alan Baird

Supporting Excellent Communications in Social Care

Alan Baird, Director of Social Work, Dundee City Council.

Introduction to Supporting Excellent Communications in Social Care, an event organised by the Association of Social Work Communicators to promote the ADSW campaign to improve the public profile of social workers, held in Dundee.

Engage, change and deliver - Alan Baird

Glasgow School of Social Work research seminar

Alan Baird, President of the Association of Directors of Social Work and Director of Social Work, Dundee City Council talks about Changing Lives in the context of what the ADSW is doing to reinvigorate the agenda and progress on personalisation of services.

Recorded at Glasgow School of Social Work Research Seminar Series.