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A Foster Care Handbook for Supervising Social Workers - Pack of 10

A Foster Care Handbook for Supervising Social Workers - Pack of 10

This detailed handbook explains in clear, easy-to read terms the complex legal requirements which govern fostering services and offers practical advice about how to meet these.
It is an invaluable source of information not just for supervising social workers but for everyone who plays a part in delivering foster care services.

The All You Need to Know series has been revised for 2015

The All You Need to Know series is essential reading for everyone concerned with foster care and looked after children. The four titles provide practical advice on how to meet the legal requirements that govern fostering services and care planning in England.

Printed Book:

Member price: £100.00

Non-member price: £200.00

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5 out of 5 - Really interesting read... 21 Oct 2011

By Julia Wilson

Really interesting reading – love the ‘things to think about’ section at the end of each topic. Lots of what we should be doing just not confident it’s happening to the extent it should. The first book I’m aware of that puts all this together in one place. - Julia Wilson, professional advisor, adoption and fostering panels, Solihull MBC.

5 out of 5 - A well written and very useful tool... 21 Oct 2011

By Susanna Daus

A well written and very useful tool for supervising social workers, who are often unclear where their role begins and ends.’ - Susanna Daus, operations manager, children’s placements, LB of Islington¹s children looked after service.