Research

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Whistle-blowing social workers disillusioned as concerns about abusive or dangerous practice are ignored

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Workforce

New social workers let down by employers when it comes to professional development

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Adults, Workforce

Carers face postcode lottery in support due to variations in thresholds, finds study

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Workforce

Personal assistants at risk of abuse because of poor support

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Workforce

Munro collaborates on survey to discover if her report has had any impact

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Workforce

Academics’ statement criticises Frontline evaluation for “worrying lack of clarity”

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Children, Workforce, Mental Health

Children living with parental alcohol abuse are being missed by system, report finds

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Children, Workforce

The impact of the independent reviewing officer (IRO) on care planning and reviews for looked after children

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Workforce

Dysfunctional HR and corporate jargon: Why nearly 40% of social workers have bad recruitment experiences

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Workforce

Six out of 10 social workers would not recommend their workplace

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Workforce

Almost one in 10 social workers forced to brink of quitting as stress takes its toll

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Adults, Workforce

Social care seen as “last resort” by South Asian communities, finds study

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Adults, Workforce

Report evaluating outsourced adult social work is met with radio silence

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Adults, Workforce

Social work practice staff experience lower levels of burnout than other practitioners, study finds

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Workforce

Nice idea, but will it work? Frontline announces an evaluation of its fast track training scheme

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Workforce

New study to probe challenges faced by overseas social workers in the UK

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