Programme now available for the biggest free social work event of the year
A social work trainee is petitioning for universities to be able to distribute bursary funds directly to students to help stop unecessary drop-outs
As the College of Social Work starts handing over its functions, all eyes are on the British Association of Social Workers and where it goes from here
But West Berkshire's director of children's services says the improvement notice is welcome and 'light-touch'
An email circulated among children's principal social worker network called for members to decide whether independence was possible without financial independence
'Chelsea's Choice', a play about the exploitation of a young girl, is going to be performed to social workers who attend Community Care Live in November
Last week's article from a social work academic, who resigned because of poor standards, has sparked a massive debate among social workers
The government is planning to launch its consultation on extending the crime of 'wilful neglect' to children's social workers later this year
HCPC panel imposes striking off order after finding social worker acted dishonestly by lying about visiting service user
Think Ahead has also revealed the location of its summer institute and a more detailed overview of how the scheme will work
Chief social worker for children says accreditation scheme is chance to ‘revolutionise’ support for social workers, children and families
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Vast majority of respondents to a Community Care survey think a professional college is necessary, but less than half had been members of The College of Social Work
The UK’s five largest residential care providers warned chancellor George Osborne that not ensuring adequate funding for the policy risked a major collapse in the sector
Resources to transfer to BASW include the Professional Capabilities Framework
Graham Hennis talks to Community Care after winning his two and a half year legal battle with Oldham council following the death of a service user
Last week, after more than twenty years of university teaching, I handed in my notice and resigned from my post as senior lecturer in social work and course lead of a Masters in Advanced Practice.
I don’t have another job…