The Social Work Tutor Podcast
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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What’s in your social work toolkit?

What’s in your social work toolkit?

February 20, 2020

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

* What's in your social work toolkit?

* Chickpea loving

* Having more confidence in your social work ability

* Changes to immigration law

* And so much more...

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Do social workers need to sort out our own lives before telling others how to live theirs?

Do social workers need to sort out our own lives before telling others how to live theirs?

February 13, 2020

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

* Do social workers need to sort out our own lives before telling others how to live theirs?

* Backpack bullying

* Social work hypocrites

* Matt Bee's book club (reborn)

* And so much more...

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Does it matter what you wear to work?

Does it matter what you wear to work?

February 6, 2020

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

* Does it matter what you wear to work?

* Flirting in cars

* The State of The Union

* How to be an American social worker

* And so much more...

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Where are our social work role models?

Where are our social work role models?

January 30, 2020

In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss

* Where are all our social work role models?

* SWT's love of The Boss

* The legalisation of cannabis

* Being cool

* And so much more...

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