Entries for the 2017 Social Worker of the Year Awards are now closed. Judging will take place in September and the shortlist will be announced on Monday 2nd October. #SWA17

How to enter

Entries for the 2017 Social Work Awards are now closed. 


In total there are 18 different categories across both children’s and adult services, including an ‘Overall Social Worker of the Year’ award. The winner of this award will be chosen by the Board of Trustees from the winners of the other categories.


You can view all categories and download an entry form here.


If you have any questions regarding your entry to the Social Worker of the Year Awards, you can contact Annabelle Rennie on 01473 326404 or email annabelle.rennie@genesispr.co.uk who will be pleased to help.



The Social Worker of the Year awards are open to qualified social workers (must by HCPC registered) and teams working in England. If you are working in Wales, follow this link to find out about the BASW Social Work Awards (Cymru/Wales) or in Scotland the BASW Scotland Social Work Awards.


Click here for a full list of terms and conditions of entering the awards.