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Flexibility in social work: Is it possible, and how can we achieve it?
Flexibility in social work: Is it possible, and how can we achieve it?
Flexible work conditions are increasingly demanded by the modern workforce, with 67% of employees wishing they were offered f...
A Social Worker's Guide to 2018
A Social Worker's Guide to 2018
It’s that time of year again… January has hit and if you are anything like me, you have already broken a New Yea...
09 Jan 2018
Posted by: Kirsty Miall
Success in Social Work: How to start and progress your career
Success in Social Work: How to start and progress your career
The Social Work sector continues to flourish in the UK, with the Adult Social Care sector employing 18,500 social workers in ...
A Social Worker's Guide to Meditation
A Social Worker's Guide to Meditation
Burning out is something that many of our clients and candidates worry about. Our stress and tiredness leaves us feeling mise...
13 Oct 2017
Posted by: Kirsty Miall
The sun is out - time for our favourite songs for the sunshine
The sun is out - time for our favourite songs for the sunshine
After a balmy few days and an even hotter Friday we asked the team at Charles Hunter Associates for their favourite songs for...
Life after the changes to intermediaries legislation
Life after the changes to intermediaries legislation
From the 6th April 2017, the introduction of the ‘Off-Payroll’ changes to the intermediaries legislation changed ...
25 May 2017
Posted by: Abby Bryant
Tackling the dilemma of recruiting specialist adult social workers
Tackling the dilemma of recruiting specialist adult social workers
At the recent spring seminar for The Association of Directors of Adult Social Services, Skills for Care chief executive Sharo...
12 May 2017
Posted by: Marcus Burns
What do social workers want in their job roles?
What do social workers want in their job roles?
Social work is a profession founded on building relationships between people. Though they may become part of the industry for...
The issue of retention in social care
The issue of retention in social care
Retention in social care isn’t a new issue within the sector, but it is an issue which is becoming increasingly more of...
7 Interview Tips for Social Workers
7 Interview Tips for Social Workers
Getting confirmation of a job interview for a new Social Work role is exciting, but once that confirmation has been received ...