Tuesday, 8 June 2010

'Undercover Social Worker' TV programme - UNISON warns cuts to public spending will hit vulnerable

If you watched the Channel 4 Dispatches programme Undercover Social Worker, about Surrey County Council, you may be interested to see UNISON's reaction.

Helga Pile, UNISON’s National Officer for Social Care Workers, warned that public spending cuts will only make the highlighted problems of  under-resourcing, excessive workloads and massive recruitment problems worse.

UNISON's full reaction is here.

For information about social work in Scotland, including our Social Work Manifesto and a negotiating resource on Supervision and Workload Management, see UNISON Scotland's website at:


The Dispatches website is here.


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