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Adults

Strengths-based practice: the overlaps between improving social work and managing resources

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Health and Care Professions Council

Adults

Social worker who copied and pasted reports which put other professionals ‘at risk’ struck off

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Adults

Ombudsman lambasts council for using ‘flawed assessment’ to cut disabled woman’s care by 60%

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Children, Workforce

DfE issues NAAS guidance to help explain and complete social work accreditation

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Workforce

Academics praise ‘revelatory’ social work teaching partnerships as DfE issues review

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Children

Randomised control trials for family group conferences are a practical and ethical quagmire

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Children

Why a children’s home manager quit over the ‘disgrace’ of out-of-borough placements

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Workforce

Half of social workers consider leaving the profession for ‘less stress’, survey finds

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Workforce

How writing great job adverts can be your first step to solving staff retention in the care sector

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Workforce

How I used cycling to build my social work resilience after burning out

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Workforce

Children’s literature: where are the positive social work stories?

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Mental Health, Workforce

Social work professional standards to take greater account of mental health needs

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Children

Safeguarding response ‘deteriorating’ at children’s services trust, Ofsted finds

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Children

‘Why didn’t you f*cking restrain me’: when physical restraint can meet a child’s need

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Workforce

Recruiting care workers: 4 tips for hiring the right people

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Social workers: take our survey on the quality of your training and development

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