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Covid-19: What has the Impact Been on Children and Young People?

Adult voices on the pandemic have been loud from the start, with discussions on lockdowns, mask-wearing, working practices, vaccines and the continued easing of restrictions taking place across all...

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What does the rest of 2020 have in store for recruitment?

For many industries, 2020 got off to a strong start. The World Health Organisation declared 2020 to be the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife, honouring the bicentenary of the birth of Flo...

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Change from HCPC to Social Work England

If you are a Social Worker and practice in England, you may be aware that the Health and Care Professionals Council is being taken over by Social Work England. The date of the switch is Monday 2nd ...

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5 skills you need to be a great social worker

A career in social work can be incredibly rewarding for anyone looking to make a difference in society. With 100,000 registered social workers across England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, the profe...

George Osbourne announces increased care budget in spending review, but is it enough?

George Osbourne is preparing to allow councils to raise council tax by up to 2% in their areas if they are facing a social care funding crisis, which could raise up to £2bn.With spending having dro...

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