Innovation projects 'struggle to address social worker recruitment problems'

Joe Lepper
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Projects funded by the Department for Education to test new ways of working in children's social care are struggling to address issues with social worker recruitment and retention, research has found.

Buckinghamshire County Council is struggling to attract children's social workers. Picture: Jason Bye
Buckinghamshire County Council is struggling to attract children's social workers. Picture: Jason Bye

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