The Scottish Association of Social Work (SASW) are looking for a motivated, committed, enthusiastic and knowledgeable individual to join a dedicated, hardworking team for a one year contract.   

Based at home you will join the SASW professional team to work with staff and active members to support SASW in its work around adults services and, in particular, the emerging National Care Service Programme. 

You will also contribute to other ongoing SASW work and engagement with members for the benefit of members, the profession, people who use social work services and other stakeholders, to support develop and co-ordinate BASW’s activities in Scotland.  

You must be committed to the highest standards of practice, have enthusiasm, drive and determination.

You will be working closely within the team and when we can, face to face teamwork and meetings will be re-established according to public health guidance and legislation. 

This role would suit either a qualified social worker with national social work policy knowledge or a policy professional with sound knowledge of social work.  You could join us either as an employed member of the Association or as a self-employed contractor.

The post holder will need direct experience or a good understanding of current policy and practice in adult social work in Scotland and a sound understanding of the political landscape/policy in social work in Scotland.   

Applications should be emailed to no later than Tuesday 10am 13th July 2021 - We do not accept CV’s.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to a virtual interview on 29th July 2021

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity as a contractor, please click here for information about the tender process. A contract of less than full-time hours may be possible.


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