Jo is doing her final year of a Masters of Social Work (Qualifying), and is currently supporting caseworkers working with vulnerable families and children. Alice is a social worker in a residential educational setting and recently graduated from a Masters of Social Work (Qualifying). Alice and Jo produce a periodical that centres around social workers, the field and the various challenges that people are addressing in their area of expertise.
It all started with a video essay…
Jo and Alice wanted to showcase the incredible diversity and skills of their peers. There were students in their course who had already accomplished so much in a variety of setting, locally and overseas. The idea built momentum, Jo and Alice teamed up and Social Work Talk was born.
Find them on their Facebook page @Social Work Talk Quarterly
In this episode listen to Jo and Alice share their experiences moving from students to professionals
Some of the things we talk about
- Challenges doing research on placement
- Having difficult conversations with your onsite supervisor or manager while on placement
- Being prepared for the expenses of the profession
- Professional development
- Memberships and associations
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