All the latest stories for social work and social care students
Sheffield University stands by its decision to expel Felix Ngole from its social work masters course for anti-gay marriage Facebook post
Harry Ferguson of the University of Nottingham reflects on what the Frontline evaluation tells us about social work education
Dot Ogden shares how being a part of a service user group working with Liverpool Hope University is making good use of her experience
Josh MacAlister, chief executive of Frontline, explains the decision to bring the fast-track curriculum in-house
Nimal Jude gets used to life in a university as she takes the lead on one of the pilot teaching partnerships
A social work trainee is petitioning for universities to be able to distribute bursary funds directly to students to help stop unecessary drop-outs
Government guidelines for universities and students also flag a future “quality” measure to decide how many bursaries universities will get
It’s not often care workers get recognition for the support they give people every day – let alone win prizes for it, but a competition held this month aims to change all that.
A group of 79 health…
The social workers' union described inconsistent regulation across the UK as "problematic"
A newly qualified social worker shares what she learned from her 16-month-long hunt for her first social work job
Collective action and engaging with social justice can be abstract concepts for social work students. Setting up a group can make them a reality
Exploring theory and concepts through practical activities helped trainees develop fresh approaches to working with young people, tutors explain
NQSW describes the difficulties of completing a social work degree when suffering Tourette’s and hearing problems
A lack of national monitoring of placements means there are no figures on the number of placements required to meet the needs of trainee social workers
Student social worker Ricki Steed reflects on a restless period spent questioning whether she could work in child protection because of the emotional strain.
One social work student reflects on the additional challenges facing autistic social workers, and their need for greater awareness from peers