Scotland’s social services need effective leadership at all levels within the workforce, as well as citizen leadership from people who use services and their carers.
Whatever your role in social services, this website will help you find resources and information to develop your leadership skills. Employers will find resources to help create an organisational culture where leadership development is supported at all levels. Choose a pathway below to explore the leadership capabilities and resources relevant to you.
Someone who provides social services directly, eg support worker, practitioner, social worker, policy officer, training officer.
Someone who uses a social service or cares for someone who uses a service. Another term used is 'citizen leader'.
Someone who has a management or supervisory role, eg team leader, middle/senior manager, training/policy manager.