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Social Work Tutor and his co-host Cara take a lighthearted and humorous look at issues that matter to social workers in the real world. From politics and policies, to dating and ethical dilemmas, there's something for everyone.

Social Work Tutor and his co-host Cara take a lighthearted and humorous look at issues that matter to social workers in the real world. From politics and policies, to dating and ethical dilemmas, there's something for everyone.
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United Kingdom

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Social Work Tutor and his co-host Cara take a lighthearted and humorous look at issues that matter to social workers in the real world. From politics and policies, to dating and ethical dilemmas, there's something for everyone.

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English


Episodes

The social worker who was stabbed to death during a home visit

8/22/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss * The social worker who was stabbed to death during a home visit * Long-distance romances * Getting more men into social work * How little social workers are valued by society * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:08:03

How can you rediscover your love for social work?

8/15/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss * Tubing * Rediscovering your love for social work * How we decided to become social workers * Mass shootings * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:10:39

Why do people who aren't social workers keep telling us how to do our jobs?

8/8/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * Making new friends * Why people who aren't social workers keep trying to tell us how to do our jobs * Being more positive about social work * Gaming the political system * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:00:47

Why are we normalising violence against social workers?

8/1/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss * The social workers learning Krav Maga to keep themselves safe * The acceptance and normalisation of violence against social workers * Can you be a good parent and a good social worker? * Whistle-blowing on bad practice * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:47:05

We'll take your kids away if you don't pay your school lunch bills!

7/25/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss * Being threatened with CPS for not paying your school lunch bills * Tom Selleck * The Democratic party nominations * Professional thresholds * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:47:00

Free coffee for social workers?

7/18/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * KISS * Raving * Free coffee for social workers * What we would do if we weren't social workers * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:59:04

Fit to Practice if you Think Homosexuality is a Sin?

7/11/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss * Felix Ngole * Team away days * Feeling like you're not ready to be a social worker * Holiday romances * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:54:27

Do Social Workers Moan too Much?

7/4/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss * Independence Day * Teflon Don * The therapeutic power of moaning * Listeners in the Alps * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:47:44

Is Social Work at Breaking Point?

6/27/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * A new survey that declares social work is at 'breaking point' * Knowing when it's time to walk away * Self-care music therapy * Crediting your partner for her research * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:57:14

Social Workers Sued for Negligence

6/20/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss * Social work employers being sued for negligence * Preventing burnout * Tinder for horses * Drinking breast milk * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:48:55

Are Social Workers Paid Enough?

6/13/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * Social work wages * Father/daughter rap duos * Choosing your social work specialism * A new podcast host * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:57:57

Parenting as a Social Worker

6/6/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The arrival of SWT's son * Love Island * Parenting as a social worker * Lebanese takeaways * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:40:06

Did University Prepare you for Social Work?

5/30/2019
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In this week's special pre-recorded episode SWT and Matt ask 'Did university prepare you for social work?' Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:41:03

Social Work Book Club

5/23/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The best fictional books about social workers * Giving up on bike rides * Improper bank etiquette * Telling people you're a social worker * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:41:29

Social Work Pornography

5/16/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The social worker who was fired for making pornographic movies * Can you have an imperfect life outside of social work? * Motorbikes and mindfulness * Positive social work stories * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:02:00

Did Social Work Change You?

5/9/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * A dating agency for social workers * Dinner with your ex * How much social work changes you as a person * Book reviews * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:50:01

Social Work Risk

5/2/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * Risk assessments in social work * 'Name and Shame' social work groups * Objective vs subjective assessments * Appropriate behaviour in antenatal classes * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:50:19

Social Work Made me Fat

4/25/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The weight-gaining affect of social work * Stress-eating * Long walks on the beach * Easter egg cheesecakes * And so much more...

Duration:00:41:53

Social Workers on Strike

4/18/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The social workers voting for strike action * How councils only respond to public pressure * Exercising with your dog * Saving water * Self-care for social workers * And so much more...

Duration:00:45:15

The Social Worker on £1100 a day

4/10/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The social worker earning £1100 a day * How directors need to listen to service users and social workers * Getting married at first sight * Preserving your energy * Supporting people who have been groomed to commit crimes * And so much more...

Duration:00:40:03