Daily Archives: 14/01/2015
A branch election is taking place as we have two nominations from members for the post of Branch Secretary. Ballot papers and the two nominees’ election addresses are on their way to members. Please take time to read the addresses and make sure you cast your vote and return it to our office. The closing date for the ballot is 4pm on 30th January.
Waltham Forest has the highest proportion of temporary staff looking after vulnerable children in England. Almost half of the borough’s social worker posts are unfilled. Click here to read the article published in the Waltham Forest Guardian
UNISON is running a survey to ask practitioners about the recent trend for social workers’ names to be published in court judgments (England and Wales). Continue reading
a self-study module to support Reps and ULRs ESOL awareness https://www.unionlearn.org.uk/publications/esol-english-life-and-work-module-reps