Entrust Blog

Huge social work recruitment drive won’t upset local job market, council says

01 Feb 2019

Liverpool council's two-year plan seeks to take on 115 new social workers, including via apprenticeships, to address Ofsted caseload concerns

Authorities piloting spending powers for social workers announced

28 Jan 2019

Six councils to share What Works Centre's £2.4 million Change Programme funding, which will also see social workers located in schools

Are these the priorities for children’s social care in 2019?

21 Jan 2019

Austerity, social work education and the What Work's Centre - are these the things that will define 2019 in social care?

‘Dogged determination’ of social workers secures Birmingham’s first Ofsted improvement in a decade

17 Jan 2019

Children's services judged 'requires improvement' in wake of transfer to trust, with inspectors warning much work remains

The Ofsted Interview: ‘Children and families need consistency of social worker’

16 Jan 2019

The importance of a stable workforce, partnerships and engagement with communities in Barnsley council's journey of improvement to 'good'

How our social care service is promoting the right to vote

25 May 2017

Sophie Chester-Glyn explains how her team are helping the people they support to exercise their right to vote at next month’s general election