Our Vision

To create an integrated approach to professional educations in social work, grounded on a commitment to inter-agency collaboration.

Our Values

Our values govern our collective approach to improving social work education and practice:-

  • We hear the voice of lived experience, and act on it.
  • We are empowered through effective partnership working.
  • We create leaders through example.
  • We strive for excellence in education and practice
  • We are informed by evidence.

 


Our Objectives

We have formed four key objectives to support our strategic vision:-

  • To create an integrated approach to professional education in social work grounded on a commitment to inter-agency collaboration.
  • Shared strategic planning and commitment to improvement.
  • Contribute to the development of a ‘learning culture’ to support students from a novice to an accountable practitioner, demonstrating the appropriate skills, reinforced by both knowledge and research, having a meaningful impact on service users and their carers.
  • Ensure newly qualified social workers begin careers with aspiration and appetite, evidenced by progression, achievement, and longevity in the profession.