TITLE

WHAT ABOUT THE WORKERS?

AUTHOR(S)
Miskelly, Bronagh
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;3/26/2009, Issue 1763, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the lack of investment by local authorities in developing skilled workforce for social work organizations in Great Britain. Moira Gibb, chair of the Social Work Taskforce, says that there have been plenty of initiatives and recommendations about improving and training and support but these require time and expertise to put into place. It has been suggested to lure retired social workers for children's services, but it would do little to promote investment in training.
ACCESSION #
37795697

 

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