Children

Jeremy Hunt

Adults, Children

What could ministerial change mean for social workers?

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Adults, Children

Court rules children of learning-disabled mother can be adopted despite criticising council

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Children

Children’s services to see third education secretary in two years after reshuffle

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Children

Matching in adoption: key advice for social workers

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Children

Kiri: Drama with social worker caught in midst of child abduction to air on Channel 4

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social worker and adoptive father recognised in New Year’s Honours

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Children, Workforce

‘High risk’ social worker decision-making change in Working Together guidance questioned

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Adults, Children, Workforce

2017’s top 20 social care stories

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Children

£8.5 million given to private companies to develop social worker accreditation, government reveals

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Children

Ofsted praises council’s social worker recruitment drive

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Children

Brexit drawing focus away from children’s rights, report warns

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Children

How important is leadership in children’s services inspection ratings?

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Children

Why a council is reviewing the social work role from a child’s perspective

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Adults, Children

End of London tri-borough arrangements to cost local authorities hundreds of thousands a year

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Children

Parental alienation: ‘It is critical social workers know how to recognise this’

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Children

‘The next thing I knew, my unborn child had a social worker’

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