Congratulations to all the 2016 winners! Entries for the 2017 awards will open in the Spring. #SWA16
The 2016 Social Worker of the Year Awards winners were announced at a glittering awards ceremony in November in front of an audience of 350 social workers and representatives of the profession. Entries for next year's awards will open in Spring 2017.
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.
Well done everyone who was nominated, shortlisted, & won at @socialworkaward #SWA16. You represent us all in #socialwork. Proud of you. - @ForSocialWork
Fantastic evening at Social Worker of Year Awards - @timloughton
"Tonight is a chance to celebrate some of the very best work but also to celebrate some of the best people" - Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Education