The latest social work news, updates, and events including what’s happening in the world of children’s social work.

Social Workers Join us!

Doncaster Children’s Services Trust have an incredible chance for you to join their virtual recruitment event on Wednesday 18 August at 6pm to 7pm. The event will be a chance to learn more about children's services in the borough, speak to the Director of Children’s Social Care alongside current social care colleagues to find out more about opportunities for career progression. Towards the end of the event, we will share with you the ways our colleagues are supported at the Trust with...

Agency or permanent social work: What's the difference?

Working on a temporary basis for a social work agency can seem like an attractive option, with the potential for variety, flexibility, and in some cases better hourly pay. While this way of working will always suit some practitioners, recent improvements in how local authority teams across Yorkshire & the Humber do things have seen many agency colleagues choosing to return to permanent roles. Whether you’re already working for an agency, or just weighing up your options, it’s well wor...