New social workers "unprepared" for frontline

February 13, 2014 1:49 pm

Sir Martin Narey’s report on children’s social work education has found that trainee social workers are spending too much time on theory and are unprepared for frontline. The review, commissioned by Michael Gove, has called for an overhaul of widespread “deficient” university-based teaching and also called for the requirement that all registered social workers must have a degree in social work to be scrapped.

BBC News.

February 13, 2014 1:49 pm

*/?>

Sign up to receive analysis on policy developments across our specialist sectors








Contact us

For more information about how Whitehouse can help you, please contact:

Isabella Sharp
isabella.sharp@whitehousecomms.com

Viviana Spaghetti
t: +44 (0)20 3855 5760
m: +44 (0)7583 051119
viviana.spaghetti@whitehousecomms.com

For media enquiries, please contact:
Mayar Raouf

t: +44 (0)20 3855 5760
m: +44 (0)7502 327092
mayar.raouf@whitehousecomms.com

For career and jobs information, please contact:
t: +44 (0)20 3855 5760
recruitment@whitehousecomms.com

For general enquiries, please contact:
t: +44 (0)20 3855 5760
info@whitehousecomms.com

Sign up for the latest news

  • * Denotes required fields
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.