Social Work News

10 hours ago
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Reed, whose constituency is Croydon North, moves into education following nearly three years as shadow civil society minister. The post has been empty since former social worker Lewell-Buck...
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RT @TraceyCoop2: All set up here @great_together #EastEndPark our wonderful I Care... Ambassadors promoting careers in Social Care and Heal…
13 hours ago
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The review by East Sussex's Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) identifies ways in which health workers and schools could improve how they work together to support children with diabetes...
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Productive Operational Board meeting today - really looking forward to developing our plans in the next year as we… https://t.co/SSugBOd4Eq
15 hours ago
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The latest early years workforce survey carried out by the NDNA reveals just 52 per cent of staff have Level 3 as their highest qualification. This has plummeted from 83 per cent of nurser...
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I absolutely LOVE this picture! The best time! Congratulations to our retiring school social worker and friend, Sha… https://t.co/aeWcdLtyld
15 hours ago
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The five councils - Birmingham, Blackburn with Darwen, Bradford, Lewisham and Nottinghamshire - will receive £100,000 per year for three years to test and refine ideas for addressing childho...
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RT @SocialWorkEng: #SocialWorkEngland's @NadinePemberton and Jason Rowbottom headed to the UKMSW Annual Conference this weekend to chat wit…
1 day ago
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How can the new Nursing Associates help resolve some of the workforce recruitment and retention problems in health and social care? A new King’s College London-led study is finding out the answers t...
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RT @SocialWorkEng: #SocialWorkEngland's @NadinePemberton and Jason Rowbottom headed to the UKMSW Annual Conference this weekend to chat wit…
1 day ago
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The call, by The Howard League for Penal Reform, is in response to Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Prisons' report on Werrington YOI. Inspectors found the prison near Stoke-on-Trent, which ho...
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1 day ago
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The judicial review case involves a claim by three families that the government has failed to increase funding for high needs in line with rising demand. It is the first time the government...
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RT @SocialWorkEng: #SocialWorkEngland's @NadinePemberton and Jason Rowbottom headed to the UKMSW Annual Conference this weekend to chat wit…
1 day ago
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The recent legal case of a boy whose local authority reduced his education, health and care plan (EHCP) so that an unsuitable school would admit him, shines a light on the shortage of appropr...
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1 day ago
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A Labour government giveth, and a Conservative government - either standing alone or as part of a coalition - taketh away. Such is the fate of youth services over nearly 60 years of its gover...
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1 day ago
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Latest analysis reveals there has been a significant fall in the number of children using children's centres over the past four years, with the deepest reductions concentrated in the most dep...
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RT @BHorganNISCC: PiP Awards 2019 @BHorganNISCC @NI_SCC lovely morning and looking forward to celebrating social worker achievements @HSCBo…
1 day ago
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The guidance has been put together by Dr Sotirios Santatzoglou and Professor Sue Read at Keele University, with the support of Barrow Cadbury Trust, after they found there is a significant ga...
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1 day ago
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It has been an eventful year for Ann Coffey. The MP for Stockport has moved party - in February, she left Labour over the leadership's stance on a number of policies to join the Independent G...
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RT @BHorganNISCC: PiP Awards 2019 @BHorganNISCC @NI_SCC lovely morning and looking forward to celebrating social worker achievements @HSCBo…
1 day ago
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MONDAY 8AM It's a sunny summer's morning and I am planning a day in the office. As an independent visitor volunteer co-ordinator for Croydon Council's service my role involves co-ordinating...
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PiP Awards 2019 @BHorganNISCC @NI_SCC lovely morning and looking forward to celebrating social worker achievements… https://t.co/EtOgoJYLgk
1 day ago
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The Supreme Court last month overturned a 2017 Court of Appeal decision that exempted social workers from a duty of care for children not officially in care. Here, Peter Garsden, head of abus...
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2 days ago
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Sefton Council and local clinical commissioning groups (CCG) in Merseyside have failed to make progress in any of the five significant areas of weakness which inspectors required it to focus ...
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RT @Ianpresents: CALLING ALL SOCIAL WORK STUDENTS/GRADUATES..🤓. Would you like advice and support gaining your first Social Worker post? Ho…
2 days ago
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When someone experiences trauma there is consistent and clear evidence that shows the natural psychological responses that occur. Attuned and reflective supervision enables us to hold genuine empathy,...
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2 days ago
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The Level 2 Early Years Trailblazer Group, set up to lead a sector consultation launched last Friday, aims to give unqualified childcare staff a pathway to progress their careers. The gr...
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5 days ago
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The Institute of Health Visiting (IHV) said it has been contacted by members across the country in recent months raising concerns about reductions in health visiting services and budgets.   ...
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5 days ago
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The concerns have been raised by the Local Government Homelessness Commission (LGHC), which has published its first assessment of how councils are fulfilling their obligation to prevent homel...
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I am delighted the capability statement for social work practice has been published this week to coincide with Learning Disability Week. The principles of human rights, social justice and valuing the ...
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