The Social Work Tutor Podcast
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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Have our social work leaders abandoned us?

Have our social work leaders abandoned us?

March 31, 2020

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

* How our social work leaders have abandoned us

* Changing the system

* What BASW pay themselves in wages

* The eerie world we now live in

* And so much more...

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(Ps- sorry for the poor sound quality on my microphone this week)

How do we do our jobs now?

How do we do our jobs now?

March 19, 2020

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

* How we can do our jobs during the Coronavirus pandemic

* What social work will look like with a stripped back service

* The insulting lack of national social work leadership

* Our heroes in the health service

* And so much more...

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Panic on the streets

Panic on the streets

March 12, 2020

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

* The Coronavirus panic

* Social work responses to the pandemic

* SWT's disastrous love life 

* Working from home

* And so much more...

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Are you worried about the Coronavirus?

Are you worried about the Coronavirus?

March 5, 2020

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

* The Coronavirus

* Moving house

* Sharing your flaws

* Sex workers

* And so much more...

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Is a lack of resources failing children in care?

Is a lack of resources failing children in care?

February 27, 2020

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

* Is a lack of resources failing children in care?

* Skinfades

* Protesting social workers

* Family life

* And so much more...

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