Social work leaders

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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, 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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Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

Councils urged to tackle AMHP salary disparities and stress in national workforce plan

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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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Adults, Social work leaders

21-month assessment delay left parents providing unpaid care that council should have funded

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Children, Social work leaders

Child sexual abuse inquiry launches investigation into child protection leadership

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Children, Social work leaders

DfE’s social work accreditation contract reveals national rollout could be delayed

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Social work leaders, Workforce

More social workers seeking new roles as pay and work-life balance demands raise retention risks

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Children, Social work leaders

Children’s social care data underused by stretched councils, report warns

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Children, Social work leaders

What does the most effective support for children going into care look like?

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Children, Social work leaders

Facebook surveillance becoming ‘normalised’ in some social work teams, research concludes

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Children, Social work leaders

DfE appoints new commissioners to steer Northamptonshire children’s services towards trust handover

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