The best advice for social workers: ‘Take care of yourself first – it’s not selfish, it’s necessary’
NOVEMBER 8, 2023
At Community Care Live, a panel of experts discussed the role of learning and development in attracting and retaining early-career social workers. As part of our Choose Social Work campaign, we asked each of them for the best piece of advice they would give to new social workers. Sophie Gilbert, head of learning academy, Birmingham Children’s Trust For me it would be: don’t stay put.