20th June 2005
SOCIAL WORK STUDENTS IN SCHOOLS
Now a special one-day conference will look more closely at the idea to see how the pioneering placement scheme can be developed.
‘Back to School for Social Work’ on
Thursday 23rd June is being staged at the Ramada Jarvis International Hotel on
The conference will provide an opportunity to consider the role social work can play in school and educational settings, with a particular focus on the practice learning opportunities they can provide for social work students undertaking qualifying training.
and workshop leaders will address the wider context of the interface between
social work and schools and consider the experience in
Each year around
20 students at the
The students work with children on issues such as bullying, building self-esteem and behaviour management and also give individual counselling.
The keynote speaker will be Nigel Richardson, Executive Director of North Lincolnshire Social and Housing Services and social care advisor to the Victoria Climbie Enquiry headed by Lord Laming.
The conference begins at 10am and
finishes at 4.15pm. It has been organised by the
To book a place please
call Jackie Houlton at the
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Jez Ashberry, Press and Media Relations Manager
01522 886042 firstname.lastname@example.org
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