2a Observation

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: RSSWe continue our exploration of the use of self in social work. In this podcast, we consider observation. We discuss the purpose, ethics and practice of noticing what is around us, and how we impact on what we...

4b Working from home

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: RSSIn this podcast we talk about the impact for social workers of working from home. We consider the benefits and drawbacks around connection, accessibility and time, and we look at what the future might...

6a Critical reflection and analysis

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: RSSOur next podcast looking at the ingredients of a social worker explores the Critical Reflection and Analyais domain of the Professional Capabilities Framework. We discuss how social workers apply reasoned...

10b Review of the year

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: RSSThe last podcast of our series is always the review of the year. However, we are in the middle of a global emergency – the Covid-19 pandemic. So we need to talk about it, as social workers. We think about...

5b Hotdesking

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: RSSIn this podcast we talk about how hotdesking can affect social work practice. We look at how we can ensure there are appropriate spaces for reflection, and appropriate peer and emotional support for social...