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Children, Workforce

Social worker agrees three-year caution after data protection breach

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Workforce

Is anyone asking why social workers are ‘failing’ to be resilient?

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social workers: take our survey on the effectiveness of your employer’s computer systems

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Children, Workforce

Workforce pressures to blame for ‘chaotic’ social work failures to protect baby, review finds

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Sharon Allen: ‘Cuts have had a massive impact across social work – supervision and learning are often the casualties’

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Adults, Workforce

‘You have to put your all into social work and make yourself available to people in crisis’

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Adults, Workforce

Care homes ‘ill equipped’ to carry out new responsibilities under DoLS replacement system, warn providers

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Social work leaders, Workforce

11 tips to improve hotdesking for social workers

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Workforce

Inspectors criticise ‘significant deterioration’ of practice in ‘inadequate’ children’s services

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Workforce

A key part of being a social work student is service user feedback – why does this stop after qualifying?

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Talk about what social workers do, not where they sit

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Workforce

What is social work? Championing those who have no one else to do so

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Workforce

A letter to the social worker who changed my life

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Children, Workforce

‘As a service user, what does social work mean to me? It’s a relationship’

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Children, Workforce

Council where no social workers receive one-to-one case supervision branded ‘inadequate’

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

How the help of a neighbour brought a council’s children’s services back from the brink

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