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Social work students

The following resources have been made available for social work students. If you would like to be notified about new resources as they are made available, please contact the Marketing team on

Download: Student Development Group January - June 2018 (pdf file 207 KB)

Practice placements

In this short video, Diane from Herefordshire Home-Start (voluntary sector) discusses student practice placements. Video published by The University of Worcester.


Download: CV and Interview Skills Workshop (.pptx, 1557kb)

Download: Data Protection Session (.pptx, 1229kb)

Download: Direct Payments Useful Links (.docx, 17kb)

Download: Direct Payments (.pptx, 188kb)

Download: Disguised Compliance (.pptx, 629kb)

Download: Models and Theories of Grief and Bereavement (.pptx, 1055kb)

Download: Safeguarding and Review Managers (.pptx, 84kb)

Download: Time Management: Tips, Techniques and Planning (.pptx, 865kb)

Child sexual exploitation

Download: Child Sexual Exploitation Presentation 2017 (.pptx, 381kb)

Download: Child Sexual Exploitation Pre-Checklist (.pptx, 78kb)

Download: Referral to Integrated Sexual Health Services (.pptx, 81kb)

Emotional resilience

Download: Emotional Resilience (.pptx, 783kb)

Download: Resilience Questionnaire (.pptx, 256kb)


6 April 2018 via Community Care
Information standard aims to link health and care sector 

4 April 2018 via Community Care
Could a service's social work culture determine whether a child is taken into care?

20 March 2018 via Community Care

An inspirational article about the 2017 Social Worker of the Year who argues that direct interaction with service users is the priority

India Birmingham social worker keeping human rights at the heart of practice across continents

7 March 2018 via Community Care
Criminal offences for social workers who fail to act on abuse rejected by government

2 March 2018 via Community Care
New professional capabilities framework 

1 March 2018 via Community Care
How a council is using AI to predict support needs 

23 February 2018 via Community Care
Social worker suspended for dishonesty after leaving records in service users own home

9 February 2018 via Community Care
New social work regulator could charge training providers for course approvals

27 November 2017 via Community Care:
Strengths-based questions for social work assessments: quick tips

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