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“Seven top tips for newly qualified social workers” From Emma Perry
It is that time of year when many final-year social work students make the transition to qualified practitioner and take their first steps on the social work career ladder. Social work practice, especially on statutory local authority teams, is becoming increasingly pressured and demanding as budgetary constraints tighten and workloads increase. Here are some key things that I have learned that may also help newly qualified social workers survive in challenging times.