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“You must work from home if you can” – The dreaded words that a lot of us did not want to hear again after ...
17 Nov 2020
Posted by: Joel Tillyer
How can locum social workers improve their skills
How can locum social workers improve their skills
There are currently 6,090 locum social workers who specialise in children’s care and that number doesn’...
11 Nov 2020
Posted by: Jonathan Wadsworth
Why is CPD so important, and how can you stay on top of yours?
Why is CPD so important, and how can you stay on top of yours?
Your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a points system designed to keep you on track with your professional develo...
05 Oct 2020
Posted by: Jonathan Wadsworth
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...
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