Comments on Local Government Employers role profiles

Ways HR Consulting has producedĀ a documentĀ in response to the Local Government Employers’ request for comments on Social Work Jobs profiles.

It is based on Ways HR Consulting’s experience of working with practitioners and managers in numerous local authorities to develop and evaluate generic role profiles for all types of local authority work.

The proposal to establish a clear career structure for social work is welcome and long overdue. It would be wrong to underestimate the importance and difficulty of the task. The set of role profiles produced by the Local Government Employers is a good starting point and raises some interesting issues for profile design and evaluation.

Click here to download the full document.