5th January 2021

Displaying Social Work through Objects

Article on Social Work through Objects by Mark Doel is available to download if you…
29th December 2020

Social Work Academic Mentor to deliver course on positive father involvement for teaching partnership

Kevin Brazant is a lecturer, coach and currently lectures on both the BSc and MSc Social Work programmes at London…
29th December 2020

Practice Education Webinars with Siobhan Maclean

North East London Social Work Teaching Partnership in conjunction with Siobhan Maclean recently held webinars for Practice Educators. Facilitating…
29th December 2020

A Survey of Thoughts:* advice in hindsight, to newly qualified social workers

“If you could go back in time and talk to yourself as a newly qualified social worker, what is…
29th December 2020

Social Work head wins funding to explore impact of COVID on LGBTQI+ Communities

The Head of Social Work, Donna Jones, has been part of a successful research bid to London Met’s Transformation…
8th December 2020

Adult Social Care Winter Plan

The Council has published its plan setting out how adult social care services will respond to the pressures of winter. …
3rd December 2020

NELTP good practice highlighted in DfE and DHSC Evaluation

The good practice of the North East London Social Work Teaching Partnership (NELTP) has been highlighted in an evaluation of the Department of Education (DfE) and Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) nation-wide teaching partnerships programme.
2nd December 2020

Interdisciplinary team to explore impact of COVID-19 on LGBTQI+ communities in Lambeth

A team from the School of Social Professions at London Met – including Head of Social Work Donna Jones –…
1st October 2020

From moments to movements: Black History Month at the University of East London

Be the change you wish to see in the world Anulika Ajufo, our Chair of the Board of Governors and…
1st October 2020

Black History 365

Vice-Chancellor Professor Lynn Dobbs made a commitment to interrogating London Met’s curricula choices to advance anti-racist practice at the University.
4th September 2020

Sharing expertise on bereavement and social work

A new book, journal article and two conference talks from Dr Denise Turner will explore death and dying in the…
31st July 2020

Mentors needed to support local young people

Scores of young people bursting with potential are waiting for local people to come forward as mentors to support them.
24th July 2020

Community creates opportunity in Harold Hill

Residents in Harold Hill will be leading the way locally when a new initiative aimed at making community connections and…
23rd July 2020

Council announces funding for grants of up to £15,000 for local charities alongside community crowdfunding initiative

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels The Council is launching the second round of its pilot grants programme for small…
10th July 2020

The power of collective mourning

Dr Denise Turner reflects on the #StarsInMemory campaign, a collective act of remembrance for the Social Work and Social Care…
26th June 2020

Staying well and safe this summer with Covid 19

Temperatures are set to rise to around 29c and residents are being asked to take extra care. Due to the…
29th May 2020

Collaboration between Social Work academics and students to create timely mobile app

The app has been cited as an example of good practice by the Digital Capabilities for Social Work project. Dr…
8th May 2020

London Met launches new research on COVID-19 in the community

The study will look at people’s experiences of the lockdown measures and their impact on individuals and communities. 12 May…
30th April 2020

London Met donates £14k of food to vulnerable Islington residents

The food, which would normally have been sold in London Met’s canteens and catering outlets, will be distributed to vulnerable…
21st April 2020

#AllTogetherNowWF – Pearl

The COVID-19 has been a difficult time for everyone, but through it communities have come together and people have…
16th April 2020

#AllTogetherNowWF – Alexa

The COVID-19 has been a difficult time for everyone, but through it communities have come together and people have…
3rd April 2020

#AllTogetherNowWF – Claire

The COVID-19 has been a difficult time for everyone, but through it communities have come together and people have…
3rd April 2020

Adult social care providers to receive £500,000 funding

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels Havering Council has announced it is releasing half a million pounds in…
24th February 2020

Information for those interested in Working for Havering Adult Social Care

Adults’ Social Work…
17th September 2019

Need a hand starting or improving your new business?

Newham Council, in partnership with The British Library, are thrilled to provide our entrepreneurs with access to: expert-run workshops in Newham’s libraries,…
7th August 2019

Practice Education Conference

Following the success of the Practice Educator Conference on the 17th July 2019 with 150 practitioners in attendance. The keynote speakers…
5th July 2019

UEL social work course ranked first in UK for student satisfaction

Social work students at the University rate their course highly The National Student Survey (NSS) 2019 ranked social work at…
19th June 2019

Redbridge outstanding OfSTED

Yesterday OFSTED published their final inspection report into our Children’s Social Care services. I am very pleased to announce that…