Raed Amira also stated that Palestinian social workers
are facing daily harassment by occupying Israeli forces and that it "is not the first time" that the Israelis have arrested social workers
--many of whom still languish in Israeli jails under what is called "administrative detention.
The Local Government Association (LGA), in partnership with central government and with the support of the Government Equalities Office, is launching its Return to Social Work programme which will look to retrain social workers
for both adults and children who have left the profession.
also are good at understanding human behavior, interpersonal relationships among workers, and the challenges of dealing with different personality types and stresses.
Publication of the new summary comes as the Government also launched plans for a "gold standard" for social workers
supporting vulnerable families and children at risk of abuse or neglect.
As they both had severe learning difficulties, I tried to help them and the baby but eventually I had to consult social workers
who promised to look into it.
Julia Hassall, Wirral's director of children's services, said: "Retention of social workers
is a national problem and on Wirral there are issues with the retention of social workers
in children's front line fieldwork teams.
The survey results provide grounds for optimism about social worker
views and engagement in the EBP process.
From the point of view of the senior living community, offering CEU (continuing education unit) courses at the community gives social workers
the opportunity to tour and learn about the community's programming and unique offerings.
The range of colleges and universities training social workers
will be expanded and their training capabilities and scale should be greatly enhanced," the minister explained.
This book makes a significant contribution to understanding the stressors and strains experienced by contemporary social workers
and emphasises the importance of having appropriate organisational support.
simply want to help students deal with issues directly
According to social workers
in Cardiff, one of them was asked to be responsible for 49 cases at a time - more than three to four times the recommended number.