Social work leaders

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Weak’ evidence that family group conferencing is effective, review finds

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Technology is never neutral’: why we should remain wary of machine learning in children’s social care

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Children, Social work leaders

DfE proposes banning unregulated placements for children under 16

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Adults, Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Government confirms extra social care cash but council leaders bemoan failure to fund wage rise

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Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

AMHP workforce shrank by 4% last year, finds survey

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Children, Social work leaders

Professionals’ lack of CSA confidence leaving children victimised and abusers unidentified, say inspectors

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Children, Social work leaders

Judge slams ‘outstanding’ council for breaches of law and guidance in ‘biased’ adoption application

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Children, Social work leaders

Council made ‘serious and unsubstantiated allegations’ against vulnerable mother and support agency

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Children, Social work leaders

National standards for machine learning in social care needed to protect against misuse, urges review

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Children, Social work leaders

Accreditation opened up to post-ASYE social workers in new pilot

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Children, Social work leaders

Council ‘tolerating harm rather than focusing on child protection’, warns Ofsted in ‘inadequate’ judgment

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Children, Social work leaders

Progress on tackling neglect ‘too slow’ at ‘inadequate’ council

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Children, Social work leaders

Ofsted urges national action to tackle gaps in children in care provision

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Adults, Social work leaders

Care Act analysis: what must be considered when setting personal budgets

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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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