One of the key recommendations of the review was to establish a partnership approach to encourage and enable the full engagement of employers, educators and other key stakeholders to ensure continued improvement in quality and consistency of social work qualifying programmes.
The Review Group recommended the development of a formal partnership at national level, with formal regional partnerships to support and enable a shared approach to professional learning and to ensure shared ownership, understanding and accountability across key partners.
The Scottish Government has supported the establishment of a Social Work Education Partnership (SWEP) to facilitate this recommendation and we are working alongside partners in this.
What else have we done so far
What we are continuing to do
The following recommendations from the review require further work to explore implementation and funding implications so Scottish Ministers can consider them fully. We have started work in partnership with social work educators and employers in all these areas.
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