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Case management unpacked

Calling all our newly qualified social workers! When you first get your feet on the ground, it can feel like you are being bombarded with new words, information and instructions. Despite learning most of it at university, putting everything into practice is a little different, isn’t it? Today, we wanted to revise what is meant […]

Dear newly qualified social worker…

Are you a newly qualified social worker? Congratulations! Here’s a few things to bare in mind before you start your first gig… 1.Ask questions  Not sure about something? Ask! Whether it’s an instruction you’re being given, information you receive about a case or something you don’t agree with, be inquisitive and make decisions based on […]

Unlocking the benefits of agency work

Are you a social worker looking for a game-changing career move? If you haven’t considered joining an agency, you might be missing out on some incredible benefits that can revolutionise your professional journey and work-life balance. In this blog, we delve into the many advantages of embracing agency work in the field of social work […]

‘Made with Care’ campaign to boost adult social care workforce

The government has relaunched its ‘Made with Care’ campaign for the third year running in an attempt to boost the adult social care workforce.  It highlights the variety of opportunities available and incentivises people to apply for a career in adult social care.  Campaign advertising will be shown across major channels including ITV Hub, Sky […]

The number of vacant social work positions is rising

Did you know that 20% of children’s social work positions and 11.6% of adults’ social work were vacant in 2022? The impact of these vacancies is far-reaching, affecting both the vulnerable individuals who rely on social work support and the overloaded caseloads of existing professionals. As local authorities grapple with the challenge of attracting and […]

Social Work Week 2023

Social Work Week 2023 is on the horizon! This virtual event is a great opportunity for social workers – or anyone for that matter, who wants to learn more about the latest happenings and developments in the social care sector.  Hosted by Social Work England, Social Work Week 2023 will run for 5 consecutive days […]

How to switch off on your annual leave

Christmas is right around the corner, and that means you probably have some annual leave coming up!    Make sure to step away from work completely, it will help you return refreshed and motivated.    Not sure how? Don’t worry, we have a few tips and tricks up our sleeve. Carry on reading to find […]