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Council trials ‘Independent Reviewing Officers’ in adult services

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Guidance issued on DoLS and intensive care after landmark ruling

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Children

Government changes statutory definition of child sexual exploitation

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Adults

‘Alarming’ rise in level of unmet care and support needs

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Children

Social worker assessments ‘marginalised’ in court, council says

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‘Poorly supervised’ social worker who referred self to HCPC sanctioned

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Workforce

Social workers value reduction in stress more than pay rise

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Children

Ofsted praises staff at outstanding-rated care leaver service

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Councils ‘misusing funding panels for decisions on care packages’

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Quick tips for new social work supervisors

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Adults

Social workers issued guidance on coercive control

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Social work cartoon: ‘Staffing’

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Children

‘Inadequate’ council left at-risk children waiting months for social work support

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Government wants thousands of social workers accredited next year

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Jo Brand’s social work comedy to return for second series

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Children

Social workers and guardians issued guidance on care proceedings work

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