Online training, webinars and articles
On this page we will provide links to useful online training events, webinar recordings, articles related to social work training and other resources. These may be provided directly by the Teaching Partnership, or by relevant third party organisations.
Children’s services - Relationship-based social work needs relationship based systems
This webinar, originally held in September 2019, explored the development of relationship-based practice in local council children’s social work.
From blanket approach to tailored learning: how academies have changed social work training
In this article, published in September 2019, consultant Dame Lorna Boreland-Kelly charts the evolution of social work academies since she was first asked to set one up almost a decade ago.
What social workers need to know about the change of regulator
This article outlines the key things social workers and social work education providers need to know about the change of regulator that will take place on 2 December 2019.
On this date, Social Work England will take over the regulation of England’s social workers, replacing the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
Resources for practice educators
Resources that practice educators might find helpful when working with their students.
Resources developed in the partnership to help practice educators support students to improve their writing skills.
- Professional writing worksheet
- Professional writing worksheet answers
- Professional writing exercises
- Professional writing exercises suggested answers
The ScOPTbox Practice Learning Library contains materials to support social work practice learning. It is a specific resource for a specific audience - those interested in practice education.
Support for practice development educators at the Skills for Care website.
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