Social work students in England have secured support from the Social Workers Union Campaign Fund in their call for fairer bursaries.
SWU General Secretary John McGowan and BASW Professional Officer Rebekah Pierre have been invited to speak at Westminster Education Forum seminars on 29 September 2022 The Westminster Education Forum conference “Next steps for the children’s care system in England and Read more
The government must put an end to the unofficial and ongoing shadow system of hotel accommodation for children not born in the UK The Social Workers Union (SWU) and the British Association of Social Workers (BASW) are two of over 70 Read more
The British Association of Social Workers (BASW) England and the Social Workers Union (SWU) responded to the Department for Education (DfE) and Social Work England (SWE) consultations in May 2022.
This joint consultation response was an outstanding example of how a collaborative approach can be much more than the sum of its parts At the beginning of this year Social Work England (SWE) held a consultation on amendments to rules, electronic Read more
SWU supports this international day of action to unite against racism, antisemitism, anti-Roma racism, Islamophobia, Sinophobia, and fascism. 20 March 2021 is UN Anti-Racism Day, organised by Stand Up To Racism and the TUC. Events will take place this Saturday in Read more