Entrust Blog

More safeguarding investigations leading to reduced risks

12 Oct 2016

Latest NHS Digital figures on adult safeguarding show the risks were reduced in 47% of cases, up from 40% in 2014-15

Successful interventions in neglect

04 Oct 2016

This interview is based on scenarios social workers deal with every day and personal views on how social workers can work more effectively with children and their families

‘Tenacious’ social workers praised by Ofsted

28 Sep 2016

Inspectors found social workers had made 'tenacious' efforts to engage families and spend time building a rapport with children

How social workers fared in first HCPC audits

28 Sep 2016

Report shows more than three-quarters of practitioners audited in September 2014 had their CPD profiles accepted

It’s time for a national cap on child protection caseloads

21 Sep 2016

Efforts to get councils to voluntarily set reasonable workloads have failed. It’s time for a rethink, argues Social Work Tutor

Improving social work relies on innovative practitioners and service users, not big ideas

21 Sep 2016

To reform social work,government should look to the good ideas already in practice, not impose 'slash and burn' policies, argues Robert Templeton