Newly Qualified Social Workers

This programme is designed to support New Qualified Social Workers (NQSWs) in the next steps of the career journey.

The Walsall Passport to Social Work Programmefor NQSWs is designed for adult social care NQSW employees who have qualified in the last two years, are HCPC registered and in their first qualified post.

The one year programme is adapted from the Skills for Care ASYE best practice documentation and is available to NQSWs that meet the above eligibility criteria. 

If you require any further information please contact the Learning and Development Team on 01922 655678 or email LearningandDevelopment@walsall.gov.uk.

The events below are designed for NQSWs only and are part of the programmes protected learning and development time.

 

Subject Date Time Venue
1. Care Act Eligibility 14th February 2018 10.00 - 12.00 Conference room 1
2. Assessment and Support Planning - skills and best practice 28th February 2018 14.00 - 17.00 Conference room 3
3. Mock Panel 6th March 2018 14.00 - 17.00 Conference room 1
4. Risk Management and the EDT Service 14th March 2018 10.00 - 12.00 Conference room 3
5. Understanding Direct Payments and Deferred Payments in Walsall (CANCELLED) 28th March 2018    
6. Carers 18th April 2018 10.00 - 12.00 Conference room 1
7. Preventative Interventions inc role of OT 9th May 2018 14.00 - 16.00 Conference room 3
8. Introduction to Mental Health, Role of the AMHP 23rd May 2018 14.00 - 16.00 Conference room 3
9. Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) and Deprivation of Liberty in the Community (DoLS) 13th June 2018 10.00 - 12.00 Conference room 3
10. Report Writing (focus on skills not specific reports) 27th June 2018 14.00 - 16.00 Conference room 3
11. Walsall's Adult Safeguarding Policy and Process 11th July 2018 10.00 -12.00 Conference room 3
12. Transition from Children's to Adults 12th September 2018 14.00 - 17.00 Conference room 3

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