Pre-requisites: Students must have a professional qualification in Social Work

Aims/Description: This Programme is designed for newly qualified children's social workers in a statutory fieldwork setting in Local Authorities who are members of the South Yorkshire Teaching Partnership. It is a twelve month programme providing assessment of and support with developing social work practice skills, knowledge and professional confidence and competence. Successful candidates will be awarded 15 credits at postgraduate level.

Restrictions on availability: students from Lincolnshire

Teaching Methods: Tutorials, Problem solving, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Sociological Studies):

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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK