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30/06/2011 Social workers 'overworked'
Social workers have extremely high caseloads, dealing with between 20 and 30 cases at any one time, a new report has found. Research by the Children's Workforce Development Council (CWDC) found that 57 local authorities in England are dealing with high caseloads, while five had social workers who have to deal with between 30 and 40 cases at a time. The report was conducted as part of the del...
29/06/2011 Teacher accused of defrauding CRB check
A teacher in Kent has been taken to court after it was found she used her daughter's fingerprints to pass a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check when applying for a job at three schools. Appearing in Maidstone Crown Court, revelations came out that Samantha Burmis had a criminal record for mortgage fraud. She served her sentence at Holloway Prison, achieved and degree and trained as a teacher...