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Adults, Children

The toxic trio: what social workers need to know

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Workforce

New Professional Capabilities Framework adds three ‘overarching principles’ for social workers

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Adults, Workforce

Troubled council says grant released to help pay for adult social care will have ‘little impact’

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Children

Artificial intelligence: how a council seeks to predict support needs for children and families

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Workforce

What do you think will support the social work profession as the workforce ages?

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Revealed: social worker pay differences for agency, permanent and adults’ and children’s staff

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social worker salaries: are permanent staff now better off than agency?

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Children

Number of councils using Family Drug and Alcohol Courts to expand

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Children

‘I simply can’t go on trying to give my best and not achieving what I need’

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Children

New statutory guidance on children in care and care leavers published

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Children

Do family group conferences reduce the need for children to enter care?

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Children, Workforce

‘Inadequate’ authority improving despite ‘process driven’ social work supervision

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Children

Council criticised over supervision that ‘rarely challenges poor practice’

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Workforce

Protecting yourself against compassion fatigue: key tips

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Workforce

Social worker suspended for dishonesty after leaving confidential documents at service user’s house

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Children

Ofsted praises local authority with social worker turnover at ‘all-time low’

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