Mandatory probationary year for NQSWs

December 2009
Community Care;12/3/2009, Issue 1798, p7
The article presents information on a report of a social work task force recommendation on mandatory probationary year for newly qualified social workers (NQSWs) in England. The reports states that new social workers are often not properly prepared for the demands of the job. It is suggested that all graduates must complete a probationary year in which they will receive extra support.


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