Support for national pay structure gathers momentum

August 2009
Community Care;8/6/2009, Issue 1782, p5
The article reports that the campaign for a national pay structure for social workers in England got a boost after it received support from the House of Commons' children, schools and families select committee and the Social Work Task Force. A report by the Select Committee called for a national pay structure and a system of spinal points for extra skills and responsibilities. The Task Force also said that social work needed a career structure that rewarded frontline expertise.


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