Education and training

Social work students

Workforce

Funding cut for generic social work training as fast-track routes gain favour

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Social work students

Workforce

Government ‘looking at’ scrapping social work bursaries

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Workforce

96% of social work education programmes told to change to meet HCPC standards

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Cambridge students

Adults, Children, Workforce

More university graduates finding employment as social workers

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Workforce, Children

One in four new children’s social workers will train on fast-track schemes by 2018

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Children, Workforce

Social workers often ‘poorly trained and not ready for frontline practice’, says DfE

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Children, Workforce

Parents who record child protection meetings: what social workers need to know

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Adults, Workforce, Mental Health

Missed our dementia care webinar? Watch it in your own time

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Workforce

‘This pressure to pass social work students is wrong. Some won’t be up to the job’

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Workforce

Children’s chief social worker seeks feedback on ASYE

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Workforce

Trowler sets out accreditation test for children’s social workers

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Workforce

Should social workers be graded individually as part of inspections?

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frontline campus tours

Workforce

Frontline set for 50% expansion

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Adults, Workforce

‘The state of social work knowledge on autism must improve – the law requires it’

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Workforce

How to navigate the minefield of finding a good social care trainer

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Children, Workforce

Government set to fund 2,000 fast-track children’s social work training places

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