Understanding culture to enable compassionate care
Julia Fernando is Research Manager, Leadership Development at The King’s Fund. She is working with NHS Improvement and the Center for Creative Leadership on a two-year project to help trusts to...
SWU: Need to ‘protect the protectors’ greater than ever
The rapid growth of the UK’s only dedicated union for social workers shows the increasing need for protection in the workplace, says John McGowan, General Secretary of the Social Workers Union (SWU).
Adoption Enquiry calls for evidence - extended deadline
BASW is calling for evidence from young people who have been adopted, parents, social workers, managers, family justice professionals, policymakers and academics to underpin a year-long research...
Courts reform gives stronger protection for victims and witnesses
Vulnerable victims and witnesses will no longer have to appear in court under new plans to roll out pre-trial evidence sessions.