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DESIGN Services For The Care Sector

In the first of two articles, Neil Ballantyne and Keith Quinn (writing in a personal capacity), reflect on the case for informal learning in the workplace; and the role that newly emerging, participatory, web-based services might play in supporting it. More than ever before, staff in social services are being…
In this second of a two part article on emerging e-learning technologies Keith Quinn and Neil Ballantyne explore the role of new web-based services in supporting informal and work-based learning.
Wednesday, 28 Jun, 2006

Learning Networks Update

Cathy Macnaughton of the Scottish Practice Learning Project introduces Scotland’s four social service Learning Networks. Four Learning Networks have been established in Scotland to assist in the development of a confident and competent social service workforce. The Learning Networks will provide information and advice to help social service employers manage…
Tuesday, 29 Aug, 2006

Greater London Post Qualifying

The Greater London Post Qualifying Consortium is the reference point for all qualified social workers in the Greater London area who wish to obtain UK-wide formal recognition for their continuing professional development through the post qualifying framework. Over 1400 social workers are registered with GLPQ and are working towards improving…