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New social work chief takes up post

New social work chief takes up post

0 comments, 01/07/2015, by in News

The council's new chief social worker, Martha Nicolson, has begun her new job.Mrs Nicolson is from Lerwick and worked in Aberdeen and Orkney before returning to the isles in 1998. Married with a grown up family, she originally trained as a children's nurse then went on to qualify in social work... Read more...

Skerries closure not called in

Skerries closure not called in

22/01/2014, by in Headlines, News

The decision by Shetland Islands Council to close the Skerries secondary will not be called in by Scottish ministers.That means the department will close on 4th July, after which pupils will receive their lessons at the Anderson High School in Lerwick.A transition group will be established w... Read more...