This book provides essential knowledge and skills to address all the new social work education requirements for placements and practice learning. It will help your students successfully pass their compulsory social work placement whilst meeting the Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) for Social Workers and developing their professional practice.
Chapter 10: Getting Ready for Professional Practice
Getting Ready for Professional Practice
Overview and Learning Outcomes
This chapter will cover:
- Completing your course, looking for jobs, thinking about a career.
- An outline of the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE) and beyond.
- Looking after yourself.
By the end of Chapter 10 you will be able to:
- Plan better for your future career.
- Identify the key elements and features of the ASYE.
Introduction to Chapter 10
This chapter will begin by looking at the period following your final placement and as you complete your studies, introduce you to job seeking and the recently introduced Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE) for social workers. The chapter concludes by considering how to look after yourself now and in the future.
Coming to the End of your Course of ...