Careers in the Children and Youth Sector
12 March 2008
Julian Le Grand, professor of social policy, London School of Economics.
Working together to provide services for children with complex needs can save time, be economical and encourage innovation. Local authorities in the South West have already saved more than £930,000,...
Connexions chiefs could be represented by the Association of Principal Youth & Community Officers (Apyco) under plans to broaden its membership.
New occupational standards for youth work have been published after fears the old standards didn't appreciate the unique aspects of the job.
The move by local authority areas to unitary status risks causing disruption and harm to frontline children's services, it has been warned as the government...
A senior figure in the early years sector has said a controversial TV programme alleging failures by Ofsted and nurseries to carry out checks on staff working with children was...
Teachers need to overcome a resistance and resentment towards having social workers in schools in order to help vulnerable children, a study has found.
Caroline White has been made interim chief executive of YHA, a charity that runs youth hostels and promotes education and recreation for young people.
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