Children, Workforce

‘I didn’t read the small print’: the new ADCS president’s journey into social work

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Children

Children’s services making ‘stupid’ cuts because of budget demands, says new ADCS president

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Workforce

Don’t miss out on free essential learning at Community Care Live

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Adults, Workforce

‘Overwhelmed’ social worker sanctioned for failings following service restructure

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Children, Workforce

Social work diary: ‘The computers at work do not appear to be compatible with my memory stick’

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Adults

ADASS president: educating public about the value of social care is the ‘single most important task’

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Children

Learning from people: the training method bringing service users and social workers together

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Adults

Using narrative theory in practice

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Children

How social workers can better focus on children aged 10-13, and reduce the number of children in care

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Children, Workforce

Redesign for children’s service struggling with caseloads and NQSWs ‘taking their skills elsewhere’

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Adults, Workforce

Care providers losing employees to other industries, says briefing

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Children, Workforce

Ofsted criticises council social workers carrying out ‘screening visits’ on families

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Children, Workforce

Four out of five social workers think their caseload isn’t manageable

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Children, Workforce

25 quotes from social workers about their current caseload

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Children, Workforce

Reorganisation of children’s services has not created stable workforce, Ofsted finds

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Children

Children’s services directors welcome call to scrap independent reviewing officers

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