News

John Rentoul's Daily Catch Up
3/12/2014
Independent: John Rentoul's round up of the latest news picks up the Andrew Adonis piece in the London Evening Standard on how public service... Read more
Andrew Adonis: Why public service is the hottest career option for...
3/12/2014
London Evening Standard: "A revolution is sweeping England’s top universities. In place of the gadarene rush of graduates into the City,... Read more
Inside the home for sexually abused girls
27/11/2014
Channel 4 News: It is rare to be allowed inside a children's home to talk to sexual abuse victims. They have been let down by adults they... Read more
Who cares? Record numbers of children in care facing poor outcomes
27/11/2014
Channel 4 News reports on the poor outcomes for the record numbers of care leavers in the UK. Their blog includes interview clips with... Read more
On the Front Line of Child Protection
24/11/2014
BCG Perspectives: Social disadvantage is extremely hard to overcome. In the UK, for example, children who have spent time in protective care... Read more
Social workers and journalists are hindered by mutual suspicion
20/11/2014
Guardian Social Care: A new survey looks at perceptions of social work in the media and asks the question 'how happy are social workers with... Read more
10 reasons to stay in child protection social work
20/11/2014
Guardian Social Care lists some of the many reaons why children's social workers should be motivated to continue in this essential line of... Read more
DfE to more than treble funding for innovative children’s social w...
31/10/2014
Community Care: Children's minister Edward Timpson says the Children's Social Care Innovation Programme will get £100m in 2015/16 Read more... Read more
Five things you need to know about Nicky Morgan's social care...
31/10/2014
The Guardian: When Nicky Morgan, secretary of state for education, addressed the National Children and Adult Services conference on Thursday,... Read more
Funding for Frontline's third cohort announced by Education S...
30/10/2014
The BBC have reported on the announcement of government support for Frontline's third cohort by Education Secretary Nicky Morgan. ... Read more