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@cypnow
6 hours ago
Personal Education Plans – the digital solution #SponsoredContent https://t.co/PDb4mALgbS
External news
3 weeks ago

Supreme Court to hear case on ordinary residence for section 117

The Supreme Court will hear a case to determine responsibility for funding mental health aftercare for certain out-of-area placements It has granted Worcestershire council the right to appeal a Court of Appeal judgment that ruled against the authority and in...
@AoCPPtweet
6 hours ago
ONLY 10 HOURS LEFT! Time is running out to make the most of our #CyberMonday membership offer, where we're giving… https://t.co/zyVTuJLPpn
External news
3 weeks ago

Sharp rise in social workers sharing diversity data with regulator

There has been a sharp rise in the number of social workers sharing data on their protected characteristics with the regulator Social Work England said the proportion of registrants sharing this data had reached as of November...
@NYSCP1
6 hours ago
Upcoming Domestic Abuse training sessions for North Yorkshire and City of York professionals - read more… https://t.co/b4QZ0kGS7p
External news
3 weeks ago

Amanda Spielman's speech at the 2022 National Children and Adult Services conference

Ofsted's Chief Inspector spoke at the National Children and Adult Services NCASC annual conference...
@NICEComms
6 hours ago
Did you give birth to twins or triplets before 37 weeks of pregnancy? 👶 We’re looking for people with your persona… https://t.co/yrW7LvGSiE
CSWM news
3 weeks ago

Social Worker of the Year Awards 2022: One day to go!

Children's Social Work Matters is proud to be sponsoring the Newly Qualified Children's Social Worker of the Year category: Best of luck to all the finalists!
@nyccjobs
6 hours ago
We have a range of exciting Business Support opportunities across North Yorkshire. We offer both hybrid working and… https://t.co/gZBI3WH4S3
External news
3 weeks ago

‘My skillset is now 10 times greater’: how collaborative working is boosting social workers’ confidence

In the seven months since Rhiannon started working in one of Norfolk County Council's family assessment and safeguarding teams FAST her knowledge of practice and ability to tackle more complex child safeguarding cases have soared She attributes this to a...
@nyccjobs
6 hours ago
King James’s School @kingjames_tweet is looking for a new #Headteacher, could this be you? You will have the oppor… https://t.co/xC2BhcMNO1
External news
3 weeks ago

‘Things have never been so bad’ for people needing care, carers and staff, warns ADASS president

Things have never been so bad for people needing care carers and staff the president of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services has warned In a speech to the National Children and Adult Services NCAS Conference yesterday Sarah...
@SCIE_socialcare
6 hours ago
Our new #socialcare report: 'Digital learning in social care workforce development in Wales' explores the impacts,… https://t.co/mbhYYdLiZr
External news
3 weeks ago

Increasing numbers of agency social workers are NQSWs, warn children’s directors

Increasing numbers of children's agency social workers are newly qualified amid worsening staff shortages and rising demand directors have warned Children's services leaders raised concerns about the cost quality and profit extracted from agency work in responses to the Association...
@educationgovuk
6 hours ago
Steph Lee-Vae is the winner of the @TeachingAwards FE Lecturer of the Year. With early inspiration from a mentor,… https://t.co/BIWRsli3P7
External news
3 weeks ago

Three-quarters of social workers still to renew registration with one month to go

Three-quarters of social workers are yet to renew their registration with one month to go until the deadline As of this morning November of eligible practitioners had completed the process This involves submitting the renewal application paying...
@CoramVoice
7 hours ago
Have you met AdvoCat? 🐱🐈🐈‍⬛ If you are growing up in care, or have a social worker and feel like adults are not re… https://t.co/FcBKkWoLgy
External news
3 weeks ago

Social workers to get £1,925 pay rise

Note There is a poll embedded within this post please visit the site to participate in this post's poll Council social workers in England and Wales will get a pay rise this year after unions agreed to employers' offer...
@YorkSCP
7 hours ago
Do you know that the CYSCP now produce 7 point briefings on learning from practice for practitioners? To view all… https://t.co/NXVCgvuZpg
External news
3 weeks ago

Just over half of people receiving care had review of support plan in past year, shows official data

Just over half of people receiving council-arranged long-term care had a review of their support plans in - official figures have shown NHS Digital said per cent of people who had been receiving long-term support for more than a...