Director of Social Services, City of Zurich, Switzerland
Why you should listen
Miriam Schlup has been Director of Social Services since 2010 and is also a member of the Executive Board of the Social Affairs Department.
She is advocating for internal professional development and being technologically advanced as a department. She is shaping the present and future of social Zurich by changing the rules of public service, harnessing the power of intrinsic motivation and culture from inside-out.
Meet Miriam at Worldwebforum 2020 where she is a Track Speaker.
About The Departement Social Services
The social services in the city of Zurich provide basic social services and are based on the Social Assistance Act, the Child and Youth Assistance Act and the Civil Code (ZGB). The focus is on the sustainable social and professional integration of the residents and on a high quality of life in the neighbourhoods.
Mirjam Slip has been Director of Social Services since 2010 and in this function is also a member of the Executive Board of the Department of Social Affairs.
“We stand for social Zurich. Today, we are laying the foundations to ensure that Zurich citizens can continue to count on a reliable basic range of social services in the future. We are constantly developing our professional skills and want to be personally and digitally present for our clients. If you want to help shape the present and future of social Zurich, you will find an attractive field of activity in Social Services”.