Social Work Reform: Call for Written Evidence – England

The House of Commons Education Committee has launched an inquiry on social work reform based on a memorandum from the Department for Education outlining the government’s approach. The Committee invites written submissions on the government’s approach to children’s social work reform. The deadline for receipt of written submissions is midday on Friday 4 March 2016. It … Continue reading Social Work Reform: Call for Written Evidence – England

Children’s social work reform

The government has set out its strategy for social work reform. Read more here: Children’s social care reform: a vision for change: Department for Education - Policy Paper Children's social work reform inquiry launched: Commons Select Committee Nicky Morgan unveils plans to transform children's social work: Press release Some wider comments and discussion ADCS Response to Government Announcements: Statement … Continue reading Children’s social work reform

Joining the dots …

Effective leadership of children's services Ofsted have identified the common characteristics of successful leaders in children's services. See a summary below.   The full report has been added to our library. Read the full report: Joining the dots... Effective leadership of children’s services