The winners of the 2017 Social Worker of the Year Awards were revealed at a glittering awards ceremony in London on the 24th November. Entries for next year's awards will open in March 2018.
The winners of the 2017 Social Worker of the Year Awards were revealed at a glittering awards ceremony in London at the end of November. Entries open again for the 2018 awards in March.
There are sixteen categories in total across the specialisms of both children’s and adult services for individual social workers and social work teams from across England. 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 social work champions, social work students, practice educators and practitioners working in the field of mental health.
Click here to see a full list of categories and to download an entry form.
Congratulations again to everyone @socialworkaward on Friday night. Here’s a list of the winners! #SWA17 Although everyone who does this job so passionately is a winner regardless. Big love xxx - @lorrainepascale
The social work profession is a unique and complex one but these awards provide a rare opportunity to recognise the critical role that social workers play. - Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Education