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CYPNow: Eight out of ten ‘fast-track’ social workers secure jobs
17/04/2014
A new survey shows that 4 in every 5 students on the Step Up to Social Work programme have secured jobs as children’s social workers. This... Read more
Brand Manger applications for 2014/15 now open
4/04/2014
Are you looking for part-time work whilst still at university? Are you looking for a fantastic development opportunity?  Are you keen... Read more
Deadline today: Internship opportunities at Frontline
20/03/2014
Are you a penultimate year student?  Are you looking for an exciting role in a start up?  Are you keen to share your creative... Read more
Community Care - ‘At the end of all my races, you were there with...
20/03/2014
“This has caught the imagination of a generation of young graduates,” said Lord Adonis yesterday as it was revealed that 2,684 graduates... Read more
Community Care - Social workers mark World Social Work Day 2014
18/03/2014
The organisers of training scheme Frontline kicked off today’s World Social Work Day 2014 celebrations with an early-morning screening of a... Read more
Politics Home - Cross-party graduate recruitment push for social w...
18/03/2014
Just six months ago, two of this century's most influential political advocates for education reform joined forces to launch Frontline – the... Read more
Guardian - 2,600 apply for first 100 Frontline social work trainin...
18/03/2014
Supporters of the controversial Frontline scheme aiming to get more high-flying graduates into children's social work are claiming success... Read more
The Times - High-flying graduates flock to children's social...
18/03/2014
Rosemary Bennett writes in The Times about how Frontline has attracted 25 applicants for every place. 'This compares with 10% of applications... Read more
Thousands of top graduates apply to new social work programme
18/03/2014
Speaking at the official launch of Frontline’s latest social work film, Secretary of State for Education Michael Gove MP, alongside Lord... Read more
Guardian Social Care: How can social work get better media coverag...
24/02/2014
Chief Executive of children's charity CFAB Andy Elvin has written about how social work can gain more positive media coverage. Andy is also on... Read more