Adults, Workforce

I’m a social worker but I’m still human: how being a professional doesn’t shield you in times of crisis

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Workforce

Social work cartoon: ‘Catch 22’

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Workforce

Why a sideways move in social work can give you new skills and confidence

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Children’s services need to integrate to improve – here’s how’

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Adults, Workforce

Government seeks provider for fast-track scheme to train mental health social workers

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Workforce

How social workers can move up in their careers without management responsibilities

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Children

Guardians’ body calls on Cafcass to review policies and stop ‘diluting’ role

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Adults, Children

Focus on socio-economic rights and avoid stigma to tackle poverty, BASW guide urges social workers

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Adults, Children

Modern slavery referral system ‘simplified’ and made digital

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Workforce

How Social Work England’s new fitness to practise process will work

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Adults, Children

Javid unveils short-term social care funding boost in spending review

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Adults, Children, Social work leaders

If we don’t learn lessons there will be a fourth ‘Post-Winterbourne view’ initiative

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Workforce

The options available if you want to progress in social work without moving into management

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Children

Children’s social worker killed in building fall died accidentally, coroner concludes

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Children

Ombudsman slams council for missing visits in case where child had seven different social workers

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Workforce

Four steps to progressing your social work career – without management responsibilities

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