Toolkit to improve wellbeing of social workers launched
BASW and SWU joint initiative with Bath Spa University aims to improve working conditions
50 things we've learnt in social work
Practice (and snacks) wisdom from the authors of the book Social Work, Cats and Rocket Science
The double crisis facing social work
Dr Charles Mugisha says the Covid-19 crisis and systemic racism are intertwined
Thoughts on the future of social work research
BASW's virtual festival brought together current and past British Journal of Social Work board members to discuss the profession's research base...
COVID 19 and inequality in the workplace
BASW advice and representation officer Laura Sheridan highlights bad management in social work during COVID-19 leading to discrimination towards pregnant women, disabled, BAME and agency workers
'Racism begins as child abuse through grooming by raceophiles'
As a black child growing up in Northern Ireland during 'The Troubles', Annie Yellowe Palma says she was made to hate the colour of her skin. Studying to become a social worker 're-...
Starting out in social work during a pandemic
What must it be like to begin your career in the profession in the current time? Retired social worker John Fitzgerald spoke to a newly qualified worker about their experience and finds much to...
Ten quick questions about social work to celebrate BASW at 50
Tell us how you feel about your profession for the commemorative edition of Professional Social Work magazine
'As BAME leaders and social workers we must all speak out against racism' - social work manager shares email he sent to colleagues
After attending a Black Lives Matter protest Mandeep Gill, a social work head of service, sent the following message to staff...