Entrust Blog

DfE investment in social work has come at expense of wider children’s workforce, says ADCS

12 Mar 2019

Policy paper calls for a national workforce lead for children's services to oversee a strategy that can fix ongoing issues

A third of social workers struggle to park for work every day, survey finds

11 Mar 2019

A recent survey answered by over 2,200 social found 43% of social workers said their employers did not make parking available for social work staff

Social workers need empowerment and education to protect girls from FGM abuse

08 Mar 2019

Angie Marriott explains why social workers play a key role in promoting a collaborative partnership approach to protect girls from FGM abuse

Average children’s social worker caseload revealed by government

04 Mar 2019

This is the third year the government has estimated the average caseload for children's social workers

The Ofsted Interview: ‘Good social work is predicated on having a manageable caseload’

27 Feb 2019

How one 'outstanding' council has invested in social worker career development, innovative approaches and relationship-based practice

Why I’ve spent my 15-year social work career in one council

11 Feb 2019

A sponsored feature from Staffordshire County Council