Children

Children, Workforce

The new children’s social work model aiming to increase ‘face-to-face time’ by 60%

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Adults, Children, Workforce

How Conservative and Labour social care election pledges stack up

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Children

Social work manager ‘ignored crucial information’ in case where girl suffered life-threatening neglect

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Children

What can we learn from young people’s views on online sexual harm?

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Children

Future of children’s services company to be decided next month

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Children

‘Where are the Black girls in our CSA services, studies and statistics?’

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Children

Protecting children across international borders: what social workers need to know

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Children, Social work leaders

Using algorithms in children’s social care: experts call for better understanding of risks and benefits

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Children

‘Staff bullying makes a mockery of our mission statement and ethos’

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Children, Social work leaders

Council makes ‘steady progress’ by increasing staff after Ofsted ‘inadequate’ judgment

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Adults, Children, Social work leaders

How cuts are affecting social care performance: what the data says

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Children, Social work leaders

From ‘inadequate’ to ‘outstanding’: leaders bid farewell after taking authority from bottom to top

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Children, Social work leaders

Children’s services partnership to be axed after less than two years

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Children, Social work leaders

Growth in social care referrals leading to no action slows following years of rapid rises

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Very poor quality’ permanence planning sees inspectors judge council ‘inadequate’

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Children

Stoke to keep children’s services as report concludes alternative arrangements too disruptive

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