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Children

Judge sets out limits of using ‘inherent jurisdiction’ to deprive liberty in gang member case

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Adults, Children, Workforce

‘I have mixed emotions about re-entering the profession… I’m braced for a few sleepless nights’

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‘A game which compels you to jump through hoops’: a social worker’s experience of resource panels

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Children, Workforce

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

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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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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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Children

County becomes latest authority to trial predictive algorithms in children’s social work

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supervision

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'Exemplary' social work management helps council to 'outstanding' Ofsted

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money

Children

Adoptive parents need better advice on financial impact of adoption

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Supreme Court

Children

Supreme Court rules councils can be found negligent if they fail to protect children from harm

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Children

Social workers ‘exceed’ their role to help children in ‘outstanding’ council

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Children

DfE issues new order to Northamptonshire paving way for children’s trust by 2020

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social worker involved with Penny Appeal awarded MBE in birthday honours list

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Children

Council plans early replacement of 'problematic' social work IT system

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