Social work reform Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Wednesday 23 March 2016 Question number

Ray Jones, Professor of Social Work, Kingston University and St George’s, University of London, Barbara Peacock, Co-Chair, South East Regional Group, Association of Directors of Children’s Services, and Councillor Roy Perry, Chair, Children and Young People Board, Local Government Association and Leader, Hampshire County Council


Marion Russell, Principal Child and Families Social Worker, Cornwall Council, Dr Sam Royston, Director of Research and Policy, The Children’s Society, Peter Watt, National Services Director, NSPCC, and Paul Moffat, Chief Executive, Doncaster Children’s Services Trust


Wednesday 20 April 2016

Samantha Baron, Chair, Joint University Council Social Work Education Committee, Brigid Featherstone, Co-President, Association of Professors of Social Work, Dame Moira Gibb, Chair, Skills for Care, and Josh MacAlister, Chief Executive, Frontline


Dr Ruth Allen, Chief Executive, British Association of Social Workers, Annie Hudson, former Chief Executive, The College of Social Work, Marc Seale, Chief Executive and Registrar, Health and Care Professions Council, and June Thoburn, Emeritus Professor of Social Work, University of East Anglia


Wednesday 4 May 2016

Isabelle Trowler, Chief Social Worker for Children and Families, Department for Education


Edward Timpson MP, Minister for Children and Families, Department for Education


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12 July 2016