The Future of Social Work CPD Training Is Now Here

The New Approach to CPD Continuing professional development is essential to ensure that social workers remain up to date with professional developments, and can adjust their practice in line with new evidence. Outcomes of learning and career development routes are identified within the Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF). Social workers will be supported by employers and […]

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The Equality Act 2010

Protected Characteristics & Types of Discrimination The Equality Act is a new piece of legislation which brings together and replaces the following legislation as of October 1, 2010: The Equal Pay Act 1970 The Sex Discrimination Act 1975 The Race Relations Act 1976 The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 The Employment Equality (Religion and Belief) Regulations […]

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Mental Capacity Act 2005

Mental Capacity Act 2005 has been in force since 2007. The primary purpose is to promote and safeguard decision making within a legal framework. The Mental capacity Act (MCA) 2005 applies to everyone involved in the care, treatment, and support of: – people who are 16 and above who are unable to make decisions for […]

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