Tag Archives | recruitment and retention

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Moving from compliance to professional curiosity for social workers key to improvement – study

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Picture with a postit note that reads 'I quit!'

Social work leaders, Workforce

Almost half of social workers in Wales likely to quit profession over next five years, finds survey

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Children, Workforce

DfE sets up group to tackle social worker workloads

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Adults, Workforce

Government quizzes adult social workers on working conditions

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Close-up of woman's hands with calculator and utility bills. The concept of rising prices for heating, gas, electricity. A lot of utility bills and hands in a warm sweater on a calculator

Social work leaders, Workforce

‘There is no justification for agency and permanent social workers having very different pay’

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Social work’s public image ‘pushing people out of frontline roles and making families distrustful’

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

‘Agency social work is a response to demand and a flexible choice for staff – so rules curbing it won’t work’

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Post-it writing 'Share Your Experience'

Workforce

Tell us what you look for in a social work job – to help shape what employers offer

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Mental health practitioner and client

Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

20% boost in NHS mental health social worker numbers

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Old metal sign with the inscription Vacancies

Social work leaders, Workforce

Social worker vacancy rate in Wales falls amid England rise

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The word 'recruit' spelt out

Children, Workforce

Home Office has recruited just 40% of social workers needed for asylum body

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Imagine of gauge marked 'capacity' (credit: tashatuvango / Adobe Stock)

Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Legislate to limit social workers’ caseloads, Senedd members tell Welsh Government

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PART-TIME and FULL-TIME written on notebook on wooden desk with marker pen and glasses.

Social work leaders, Workforce

Over three-quarters of social work roles not offered on part-time basis despite small rise in rate

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Mary Jackson, chief executive officer, Frontline

Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Frontline faces tougher targets for qualifying and retaining social workers in new contract

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Picture of a man reading his newspaper with the logo 'Social Work Recap' on top

Adults, Children, Workforce

Councils increasingly using ‘golden hellos’ to attract social workers

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South Gloucestershire Council adult social care strike April 2023

Adults, Workforce

Social workers and OTs go back on strike over pay inequalities

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