Workforce

BASW writes to BBC over ‘cardboard cut-out’ social worker portrayal in EastEnders

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Adults

Provider fined after woman suffered serious burn at care home

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Children

Court reports: three key tips for writing clearly

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Children

Landmark ruling finds councils are liable for abuse in foster care

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Feel more confident in court with our free webinar

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Workforce

How to get your mojo back at work during those dark autumnal days

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Children

Together or apart: the sibling placement dilemma facing social workers

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Adults, Children

Honest, inspiring and challenging – Chris Packham: Asperger’s and Me

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Adults

‘We have achieved the unachievable for Connor’

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Children

How social workers can manage unregulated contact between children in care and parents

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Children

In social work assessments, professional opinion can often be recorded as fact

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Workforce

Social worker made ‘inappropriate’ sexual comments in supervision session

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Adults

Working with LGBT older people: key practice points

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Adults

NHS trusts have fined councils up to £280,000 for delayed discharges

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Children

Principal social worker role praised at ‘inadequate’ children’s services 

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Adults

Councils’ use of prepayment cards risks contravening Care Act, study claims

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