During placements, students are actively formulating and reformulating their career preferences, and most start to apply for jobs before the end of their programme. Section 12.1 examines employment prospects for newly qualified social workers (NQSWs) and offers guidance on job interviews, whilst section 12.2 explains the significance of continuing professional development (CPD). But if you are to survive and thrive in social work, you need to pay attention to occupational health and hazards, so section 12.3 outlines the sources of stress in social work and offers advice on ...
Establishing a Career Pathway
Establishing a career pathway