Entries for the 2016 Social Worker of the Year Awards are now closed. The shortlist will be announced on Monday 3rd October! #SWA16
The Social Worker of the Year Awards 2016 are now closed for entries for individual social workers and social work teams from across England. The judging will take place in September and the shortlist will be announced on Monday 3rd October.
There are fifteen categories in total across the specialisms of both children’s and adult services. Awards include Social Worker of the Year, Team of the Year, Team Leader of the Year and Newly Qualified Social Worker of the Year. There are also categories to recognise principal social workers, social work students, practice educators and practitioners working in the field of mental health.
Click here to see a full list of categories.
"The work that you do as social workers is enormously valued. We know we couldn't manage without you." - Minister for Community & Social Care, @
Thank you to everyone who entered the Social Worker of the Year Awards 2016, we've received a fantastic number of entries! #SWA16
"We're blossoming and we're thriving. The awards have become the highlight of the social work calendar." - Professor Ray Jones