Social Work in England: Structure, Professional Standards and Challenges.

27. Juni 2022
17:30 Uhr
- 19:00 Uhr

Soziale Arbeit in England: Strukturen, Professionelle Standards und Herausforderungen

Einladung zur International Seminar Lecture

Montag, 27.6.2022
17:30 Uhr
Raum D0 08


Birgit Forster
Lecturer – BSc & MSc Social Work


Jessica Wagner
Senior Lecturer in Social Work

Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences
Birmingham City University

The presentation will be in two parts. First the structure of Adult Social Work and Children & Families Social Work, with reference to the Professional Standards set by the regulator Social Work England will explained. All Social Workers must be registered with SWE to be allowed to practice and must demonstrate to meet those standards through continuous professional development.

Then some of the challenges Social Workers face in practice will be outlined. The main factors, which impact practitioners and citizens alike, are Austerity Policies, Poverty, the Covid-19 pandemic, and Brexit.

Der Vortrag wird auf Deutsch gehalten; die Präsentation selbst wird auf Englisch sein.