File 17 - Interview with Mark Wilson, house parent

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GB 249 SOHC 39/17


Interview with Mark Wilson, house parent


  • 26 September 2013 (Creation)

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1 digital audio file (duration 1 hour 20 minutes 34 seconds), 1 pdf file

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Recording and transcript of an interview with Mark Wilson on 26th September 2013. Mark Wilson worked as a house parent at Midfield House, Midlothian from 1974 until 1975 before going on to work at Tyneholme House in Pencaitland. Mark discusses being recruited after completing a primary teaching diploma, the needs of care home residents, psychiatric involvement, the structure of the homes, working patterns, colleagues and developments in residential care.

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  • English

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