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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

Should social workers be more grateful?

1/22/2020
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * Whether social workers need to start being more grateful in our jobs * How not to offend your wife * Balancing your work and your life * The powers to innovate in your practice * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:19:50

Why did you become a social worker?

1/15/2020
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss * SWT learning to stop being so much of a d**k * Our reasons for becoming social workers * The fated pasts which set us on the path to this profession * British car-based outdoor pursuits * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:04:10

New Years Resolutions for Social Workers

1/8/2020
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss * Our favourite books, movies and albums of 2019 * New years resolutions * Hopes for the coming year * An outlook for social work in 2020 * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:13:31

The Christmas Wind-down

12/18/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt go on a meandering Christmas wind-down. Support the podcast and get exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:07:32

General Election 2019 Live Special

12/12/2019
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In this live special, SWT and Tilly discuss the General Election 2019 and predicted outcomes based on the exit poll

Duration:00:53:19

Should social workers be dispatched on police emergency calls?

12/11/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss: * Social workers being dispatched on 911 calls * Effective collaborative working * The need for a 24/7 social work service * Our political allegiances * And so much more... Support the podcast and get exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:01:42

How can we get better at celebrating good social work practice?

12/4/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss: * Avoiding the hero narrative in social work * Celebrating good social work practice * The Social Worker of The Year Awards * Essential car user allowance * And so much more... Support the podcast and get exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:59:53

Are social workers to blame for parents murdering their children?

11/27/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss * Christmas ham * Being thankful * Karen's exciting news * Parents who murder their own children * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:02:38

You've got my permission to have sex

11/20/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss * Tilly's love life * SWT's two month hiatus * Needing permission to have sex * Social work royalty * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:49:28

Is there room for alternative therapies in social work?

9/25/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss * Bake sale ethical dilemmas * Alternative therapies in social work * Eating tea with service users * Drinking beer by the gallon * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:00:52:51

How often should you go above and beyond in social work?

9/18/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The World of Warcraft * Going above and beyond in social work * Drinking tea with service users * Smoking cannabis with service users * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:05:14

Should there be a social worker in every school?

9/11/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Tilly discuss * The Autumn blues * Social workers in community settings * Dress codes for social workers * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor (Ps- sorry for the audio issues on this week's show)

Duration:00:42:42

Social work bullies

9/4/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Karen discuss * The social worker struck off for bullying his half-sister * Social work fight club * Unqualified vs qualified social workers * Getting old at gigs * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:16:39

The social work senior manager sex pest

8/28/2019
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In this week's episode SWT and Matt discuss * The social work senior manager suspended after telling female colleague 'I like a nice set of baps' * Matt Bee's 'social work good news stories' * Whether we should be sharing news about social workers who do wrong * How to switch off after a hard day at work * And so much more... Support the podcast and sign up for exclusive content and rewards at Patreon.com/socialworktutor

Duration:01:16:02

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