A professional development module for personnel at Southend Borough Council and Thurrock Borough Council commisioned by both local authorities in partnership with Essex University. The module introduces principles of practice, familiarises participants with national and LA policies and the professional capabalities framework for social workers.

This is a collection of resources to support Practice Educators working with social work students at the Centre for Social Work and Social Justice.

A keynote address and series of 9 workshops which will introduce a variety of strategic and operational models. You will be able to work in more depth with these materials, sharing information and experiences from your own practice. There will also be suggestions to assist you in gathering information from your day-to-day work to use within future workshops and to assist in your continuing professional development and academic work. The workshops will meet the College of Social Work Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) requirements at Advanced Level. Core topics for example, supervision and diversity will underpin and inform all workshops.