Social work leaders

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Children, Social work leaders

Children’s minister’s call for directors to prioritise adoption lambasted by sector heads

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Adults, Social work leaders

NHS to map mental health social work provision to shape investment

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Children, Social work leaders

Council that ‘failed to create environment for good social work’ told it could yet lose services

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Children, Social work leaders

DfE commissioner ends oversight of ‘inadequate’ council following progress

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Revamped social work health check to launch in spring 2020

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Children, Social work leaders

Borough goes from ‘inadequate’ to ‘outstanding’ in six years as it confirms company will continue to run children’s services

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Children, Social work leaders

Council ordered to improve after Ofsted warns ‘exceedingly high’ caseloads putting children at risk

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Children, Social work leaders

Poor auditing holding back social work improvements at children’s services trust, inspectors find

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Inadequate’ county to lose control of children’s services as review finds toxic culture

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Adults, Social work leaders

Why councils risk payouts by failing to meet Care Act duties

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Adults, Social work leaders

Over 75% of adult directors not fully confident about delivering new deprivation of liberty system

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Adults, Social work leaders

How leaders must put values into practice to make safeguarding personal

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Almost half of principal social workers spending two days or less on PSW role, survey finds

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Safe, supported and happy to go to work: how local authorities can retain their social workers

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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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