The College’s ASYE certification provision and qualification verifications are also set to go out to competitive tender, Community Care has learnt
Event with Lyn Romeo will be held in Leeds on 3 August
The government is consulting on standards for two new senior roles in children’s services
A children's social worker reflects on a week on the frontline...
The UK Homecare Association's open letter to government says the policy will require councils to pay providers at least £16.70 per hour
A group of social workers and academics have written an open letter challenging government advisor Sir Martin Narey’s divisive comments about social work education.
The Social Workers Assembly, a grassroots body set up following the closure of the College of…
Jadwiga Leigh reflects on discussions with Isabelle Trowler and government adviser Martin Narey about the Criminalisation Bill, the college of social work and more
Community Care research shows majority of social workers are emotionally exhausted with poor supervision making it worse
The latest from Fran...
Academic Rhian Taylor ponders the importance of silence
Last year's Adult Social Worker of the Year, Joanne Lowe, talks to Community Care about what winning the award meant to her
No funds are available to support the hosting of College-owned resources
Hilary Lawson unveils research which highlights the positive impact of the PCF on practice educators, supervisors and students
Joan Beck, joint chair of ADASS workforce network, says government should focus on resourcing social work better instead of changing training
Local authority leaders say they must keep £146m provided to prepare for implementation of cap, despite decision to defer policy
College of Social Work will assess bids against criteria including a commitment to 'social work values' and ‘promoting a united profession’
New test being developed by KPMG-led consortium will be on top of, not instead of, existing arrangements for newly qualified workers
Practitioners are urged to put themselves forward for the 2015 awards and help celebrate good practice in the profession