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Workforce

Social work diary: ‘I call IT to log problems with my computer. I try very hard not to swear’

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Adults, Children

Lyn Romeo: ‘Taking a prevention approach is core to what we do… this is the bread and butter of social work’

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Adults, Children

Government makes significant changes to DoLS replacement scheme in response to severe criticisms

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Workforce

Social work diary: ‘Hope seems in short supply in our profession at the moment’

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Adults, Children, Workforce

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Adults

ADASS president highlights effects of cuts to social care and urges ‘collective endeavour’ to tackle unmet need

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Children

Young children not routinely told why they are in care, survey finds

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Children, Workforce

‘Concerning’ question marks over Signs of Safety effectiveness, review finds

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Adults

Domestic violence protection notices and orders: what social workers need to know

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Adults

Social work diary: ‘My preparation pays off – it’s a positive meeting’

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Children

DfE steps in at Northamptonshire as social workers say they are ‘drowning’

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Children

Council to review policies after children’s services failed to support parents to see dying baby

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

The Ofsted interview: Training and performance management and their contribution to ‘good’

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Adults

Justification for Liberty Protection Safeguards care home plan unclear as bill enters critical phase

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Workforce

How writing a novel helped me reflect on my social work practice

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Workforce

What would make social workers consider a new job?

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