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Workforce

How IR35 tax changes are impacting social workers

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Children

Judge dismisses council’s bid to block parents’ adoption petition

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Children

Council to shift children’s services into company

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Children

Social workers felt ‘helpless’ in radicalisation case, finds review

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Children

Caseloads ‘too high’ at inadequate-rated council, finds Ofsted

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Children

Boy’s death raises fears over safeguarding children who move councils

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Children

Children in care urge social workers to be more ambitious for them

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Adults

Social care co-operatives can create more flexible support, finds report

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Adults

Government bows to care provider pressure over sleep-in payments

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Children

Council failings left autistic boy’s family ‘without support’ for two years

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Children

Study finds high rate of repeat referrals in children’s services

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Adults

Care worker pay: a quick guide to the sleep-in shifts row

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Workforce

Social work bursary allocations revealed

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Workforce

Why councils are looking overseas for social workers

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Workforce

‘Social work in London opened my eyes to the world’

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Adults

Murder of vulnerable woman by teenagers ‘could not have been prevented’

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