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Children

Proposed change to Working Together guidance could leave social workers ‘exposed’

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Children

Working Together changes: what social workers need to know

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Workforce

Social worker ‘should have asked for IT training’ to deal with records ‘chaos’, HCPC panel says

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Community Care moves to new owner Mark Allen Group

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Children

Ofsted praises council for improving social work practice despite staff turnover concerns

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Adults

Woman’s mental health ‘declined’ after council took two and a half years to complete support plan

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Children, Workforce

Research project to study careers of thousands of social workers

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Workforce

What is evidence-based practice?

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Adults

Personalisation is dying – and there’s little effort to rescue it 

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Children

Government to consider named worker for disabled children in inpatient care

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Children

Social workers did not take parent’s concerns seriously in child sexual exploitation case, review finds

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Mental Health

Council must meet mental health aftercare costs for man already awarded £3.5 million in damages

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Adults

Poor multi-agency working a factor in case where self-neglecting woman died

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Workforce

How can we better integrate theory and practice in social work training?

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Workforce

Care-experienced celebrity chef to present social work awards ceremony

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Workforce

Social work and religion: ‘It is painful to look back on the views I held’

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