Children

Children, Social work leaders

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

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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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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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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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Adults, Children

Learning from survivors of church sexual abuse

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Children, Social work leaders

‘If social workers are thriving, they will deliver the best for children’ – director praised by Ofsted

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Children, Workforce

How Frontline is changing in its sixth year of training social workers

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Children, Workforce

Frontline master’s attainment rate dropped across first three cohorts, figures reveal

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Children

Children’s influence praised as strong corporate parenting moves council up to ‘good’ Ofsted rating

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Children

Council at risk of losing children’s services after Ofsted finds social workers not supported to practise safely

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Children

Ofsted finds ‘limited evidence’ of reflective practice at council’s children’s services

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Children, Social work leaders

Early help services at ‘good’ council heading off need for higher-level intervention, Ofsted finds

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