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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social Worker of the Year Awards 2019 open for entries

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Lack of registered social workers on Social Work England board criticised

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Children, Workforce

Contract to deliver content for 2020 national rollout of social work accreditation underway

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Children

Children Act ‘betrayed’ in climate of cuts, top family barrister says

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

The Ofsted Interview: ‘I didn’t want to put staff through a restructure without an evidence base’

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Children, Workforce

How a family-led child protection enquiry built trust between social workers and families

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Children

‘Huge’ improvement in London borough’s children in need support impresses Ofsted

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

New ADCS head: ‘If you pull back from early help, you’re stirring up trouble’

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Children, Workforce

Social worker agrees three-year caution after data protection breach

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social workers: take our survey on the effectiveness of your employer’s computer systems

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Children

Frontline’s rapid growth threatens its consistency, students warn

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Children

‘They need to consolidate, not expand’: the impact of Frontline’s rapid growth on student experience

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Children, Workforce

Workforce pressures to blame for ‘chaotic’ social work failures to protect baby, review finds

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Children

Patchy social work oversight keeps council’s Ofsted grade from rising

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Children

What the official statistics don’t tell us about the experiences of care leavers

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Sharon Allen: ‘Cuts have had a massive impact across social work – supervision and learning are often the casualties’

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