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Can temporary social workers help with the fallout from Covid-19?
Can temporary social workers help with the fallout from Covid-19?
In the UK, around 100,000 people are employed in social work – that includes adult social workers, children’s soc...
How to navigate your career in fostering
How to navigate your career in fostering
Social work is an extremely diverse profession, which offers you the chance to have a positive impact on the lives of society...
26 Aug 2020
Posted by: Tom Mckenna
Highs and Furloughs
Highs and Furloughs
I’m sure that for a lot of you, it has been a crazy and emotional few months… Worry, uncertainty and anxiety are...
29 Jun 2020
Posted by: Joel Tillyer
7 tips for reducing stress as a social worker
7 tips for reducing stress as a social worker
It’s no secret that social work is a very stressful job. Workloads have increased due to high demands, stress levels am...
16 Jun 2020
Posted by: Jonathan Wadsworth
Social care after Covid-19: What does the future look like?
Social care after Covid-19: What does the future look like?
Social care has well and truly been in the spotlight throughout the Covid-19 crisis for better and for worse. While there has...
What can you do to help during the coronavirus outbreak? 
What can you do to help during the coronavirus outbreak? 
Figures show that within one month the number of NHS staff who responded to the government’s plea to help during the pa...
Why work in care?
Why work in care?
Social care has always been an incredibly rewarding career, but now more than ever it’s a critical industry that will h...
We Need You!
We Need You!
At the start of another challenging week for the country during the COVID-19 pandemic, times are uncertain and testing, but w...
30 Mar 2020
Posted by: Joel Tillyer
What makes a good or outstanding care home?
What makes a good or outstanding care home?
There are currently more than 60 outstanding care homes in the UK and around 800 good care homes. This means that only a marg...
What does a social care nurse do?
What does a social care nurse do?
The key role of a social care nurse is to balance health care with social care, meaning that the 42,000 registered nurses cur...
23 Jan 2020