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Not enough focus on perpetrators in domestic abuse cases, inspectors say

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‘Financially unstable’ children’s services asks council for £12 million for redesign

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‘Qualified for five months, my manager singling me out for criticism left me mortified’

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Management ‘churn’ affected social work practice at ‘inadequate’ council

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Report praises ‘significant’ impact of investment in laptops and phones for social workers

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Social worker who sent sexual text messages to service user given 12-month suspension

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Controversial plans to end social work courses on hold after outcry

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Debate over principal social worker role obscures senior leaders’ missing links to practice

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What we learned about social work in England by visiting America

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Six days left to register for essential learning tailored to your role

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Vietnamese children ‘at risk of being trafficked from care’

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Inexperienced social worker needed more challenge from manager, serious case review finds

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Social work diary: ‘She hands me a wedge of old bills to decipher’

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Councils risk heavy costs from not taking steps to promote capacity

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Council progresses with plans to move children’s services into company

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Council could lose control of children’s services as government appoints commissioner

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