The Social Work Tutor Podcast
Katy Else (The Unheard Bird)

Katy Else (The Unheard Bird)

July 10, 2020

Katy Else is a frontline adults social worker from Southern England who performs as The Unheard Bird. She joins me to discuss her love of spoken word performance, to share some of her pieces and to talk about the inspiration and privilege her work brings to her art. You can find her on Youtube at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCF3440N4t-c-sWmK8rnEWyw

 

Lea Wilson

Lea Wilson

July 3, 2020

Lea Wilson is a school social worker from the Midwestern USA. She joins me to talk about her social work journey, supporting Trump, toxic online political debate and becoming a furry.

Nathalie

Nathalie

June 25, 2020

Nathalie is a frontline child protection social worker from the South East of England. She joins me to speak about her experiences of racism, the current state of the social work profession and her ambitious plans for the future. 

Diana Katoto

Diana Katoto

June 18, 2020

Diana Katoto is a social work student at the University of Birmingham where she chairs the social work society. She is a mental health advocate, social justice champion and trailblazing campaigner for young black social workers. You can find her video channel, Diana Katoto, on Youtube. 

Dr Jermaine Ravalier

Dr Jermaine Ravalier

June 11, 2020

I'm joined by Dr Jermaine Ravalier, a reader in Work and Wellbeing Psychology at Bath Spa University, and we discuss:

* Black Lives Matter

* Institutional racism

* Working conditions of social workers

* Year 4 maths

* And so much more...

Does becoming a parent change you as a social worker?

Does becoming a parent change you as a social worker?

May 6, 2020

In this week's episode, SWT and Karen discuss...

* If becoming a parent changes you as a social worker

* Regrets from earlier in our careers

* Who would play us in social work movies

* The added burdens placed upon women in the workplace

* And so much more...

(Our full podcasts will only be available on Patreon for at least the next month. Thank you for your support)

How much is a social worker’s life worth?

How much is a social worker’s life worth?

April 29, 2020

In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss...

* The value of a social worker's life

* Our new charity book project

* How we are keeping ourselves entertained during lockdown

* Stealing milk from doorsteps

* And so much more...

(As discussed on last week's show, our podcasts will only be available on Patreon for at least the next month. You can sign up and listen straight away at Patreon.com/socialworktutor)

How has Coronavirus changed your job?

How has Coronavirus changed your job?

April 22, 2020

In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss...

* How Coronavirus has changed our jobs

* What is working better and what is working worse for us in lock down

* The resilience of our clients

* SWT's weird fantasies about Matt

* And so much more...

(As discussed on last week's show, our podcasts will only be available on Patreon for at least the next month. You can sign up and listen straight away at Patreon.com/socialworktutor)

What do social workers make of the Tiger King?

What do social workers make of the Tiger King?

April 15, 2020

In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss...

* Tiger King

* And not much more...

(Please note the message at the start that all podcasts are moving to Patreon for the next few weeks until things settle down for us)

If you can’t show compassion for someone in hospital, maybe you shouldn’t be a social worker

If you can’t show compassion for someone in hospital, maybe you shouldn’t be a social worker

April 9, 2020

In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss...

* Our fellow social workers celebrating the illness of Boris Johnson

* Unconditional positive regard

* How much our jobs are changing

* Tiger King

* And so much more...

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