Social Work in England: Structure, Professional Standards and Challenges.
Einladung zur International Seminar Lecture
Raum D0 08
Lecturer – BSc & MSc Social Work
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.