Social Work News

Social work news brings together all the current social work news and stories from across the Yorkshire & Humber region and nationally. It is updated as news and stories happen, drawing from a wide range of local, regional and national social work news channels including social media.

 

One of the four key themes of Social Work Week this year is “Understanding your regulator”. As...
RT @researchisace: Join us for a FREE webinar to reflect on lessons from the #pandemic on working together with families in #poverty by Pro…
Doncaster Children’s Services Trust have an incredible chance for you to join their virtual recru...

Step Up to Social Work: Applications opening soon

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Applications for the latest cohort of Step Up to Social Work will open on the DfE website on the 15...
RT @cypnow: Early intervention investment could save councils £7bn, researchers say https://t.co/3jm8AAxllQ
Key workers at Doncaster Children’s Services Trust, have hailed success at finding the way forwar...
RT @MHChat: So our 1st question is: How have you been impacted by the lockdown and what is your experience? and What do you think about com…

Wakefield Council’s Improvement Journey

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Distance Travelled 2018 -2020 Our Social Workers, managers and broader workforce who have been with...
RT @CEHMUK: Every day throughout April, we will be sharing an Untold Story. These are stories of Care Experienced people that are untold or…

Keyworkers nominated in Staff Excellence Awards

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Two hundred and twenty four nominations have been received for Doncaster Children’s Services Trus...
Embracing technology in the face of the Coronavirus, the 2020 Social Work Conference hosted by Don...
@AshcroftBen You most certainly are making a difference Ben. You gave social workers lots to reflect on today. The… https://t.co/duFmOZzk50

Sheffield Children in Care Roundup

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National Care Leavers Week Sheffield celebrated Care Leavers’ week last month with some Halloween...

Social Worker of the Year

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This year more than ever, we are particularly proud to sponsor this fabulous Social Worker of the Y...
Such a powerful, emotional & inspiring webinar listening to @AshcroftBen. Thank you so much for sharing your story… https://t.co/4vTf9ZgSQO
Doncaster Children’s Services Trust is calling for social workers to join and help support its on...
RT @BradfordSwtp: 🔊 This is a brilliant presentation - if you missed @AshcroftBen when he joined us in Bradford, get yourself booked on thi…

Social Work England CPD Update and Support

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Activating your online account If you haven’t activated your account, please follow the instructi...
Y&H #socialworkers & students... it’s not too late to join us for our live webinar with @AshcroftBen Weds 14th Apr… https://t.co/ZIH9Qv8On5
Regulator says it is still confident that all registered practitioners will record professional dev...
RT @researchIP: New from @Profgailk @researchIP on recovery, work-life balance & wellbeing. What's the importance of switching off from wor…

Welcome to North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC)

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North Yorkshire is a thriving county which is adapting to our changing world.  We wanted to share...
RT @AshcroftBen: Another presentation completed today. Not sure how it went. Today seemed more difficult. Next one on Wednesday @OurCSWM.…

Wakefield Children’s Services Careers

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We know social workers are amazing people – working in challenging circumstances to deliver the b...
This thought-provoking piece by Ahmina Akhtar, Social Work England’s Regional Engagement Lead for...