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News, practice information and opinion on social work pay, conditions and working practices

Coronavirus, Workforce

Social work diary: ‘It’s hard for anyone to know what to do with the situation changing daily’

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Get ready for Community Care Live 2020

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Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

Social workers warned to prepare for longer home care visits and ‘extra admin’ as coronavirus spreads

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sanctions

Adults, Workforce

Social worker suspended for copying and pasting information between DoLS forms

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Workforce

Meet Social Work England’s ambassadors to the profession

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Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

Post-Brexit migration plans ‘would spell disaster’ for social care, warn sector heads

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funding

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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pay

Workforce

Real social worker pay would be 22.5% down in a decade if ‘woeful’ offer were implemented, say unions

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mental health act

Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

AMHP workforce shrank by 4% last year, finds survey

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Workforce

If social work knowledge is still based on western values, can practice really be anti-oppressive?

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Adults, Workforce

Post-Brexit migration plans would deepen social care pressures, say government advisers

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Workforce

Five questions to ask in a job interview to determine the quality of social work management

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Manager and social worker talking about work over a computer

Workforce

The importance of autonomy when managing social workers

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Team manager leading meeting

Workforce

The tell-tale signs of a good social work manager

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Workforce

What social workers want from supervision

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pay

Adults, Workforce

Unfunded rise in minimum wage would further destabalise care market, warns ADASS

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