103 Bradford Children’s ...

Sep 22, 2020 by

The new Bradford Partnership Board replaces the  Safeguarding Children Board. It is made up of agencies including the Council, Police, Health services in addition to schools and voluntary services that work together to keep children in the district safe

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102 International social work&...

Sep 16, 2020 by

Promoting themes such as socio economic health , dignity and work , environmental change, strength of human relationships and protection of the millions of vulnerable people across continents, challenge the basic fundemental commitment of social work policy and practice.

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101 Thank you and thoughts on ...

Sep 8, 2020 by

I have submitted some videos to the http://thegisw.org website on social work and the media. Please have a look. You may have to enrol ( free ) but there are some great talks and courses. Look under featured courses.

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100 Chair of British Associati...

Aug 25, 2020 by

In the 50th year of the British Association of Social Workers ( BASW ) it is fitting that my 100th podcast is with the National Chair, Gerry Nosowska.

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099 Christopher Lamb a life in...

Aug 18, 2020 by

Part 2 of this fascinating interview on the power of diplomacy from when Christopher moved to the IFRC. The range of issues and the depth of need in the world is staggering. The constant demand on a macro and micro level to resolve conflict is well known but this gives an insight to the responsibilities and skills of those working to that end.

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098 Christopher Lamb, a life i...

Aug 14, 2020 by

he served in a variety of embassies, at the Australian Permanent Mission to the UN in New York, as the Department’s Legal Adviser and as Ambassador to Myanmar (Burma) from 1986-89 and to Yugoslavia, Romania and Macedonia from 1997-2000.

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097 Jim Gamble Safeguarding Pa...

Aug 3, 2020 by

A wonderful interview with someone who has been incredibly influential in protecting children from abuse.

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096 Jim Gamble Safeguarding Pa...

Jul 31, 2020 by

Jim Gamble is one of the UK’s leading voices on the safeguarding of children. I’ve known Jim for many years and he has always worked passionately to improve the safety of children. He is widely recognised as a global authority on safeguarding children and was the founding chair of the Virtual Global Taskforce; a former national policing lead for child protection and the architect and CEO of the UK Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre.

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095 Sight Loss and beyond.

Jul 20, 2020 by

This time, I’m pleased to feature Tiggi Trethowan who now has developed almost total sight loss. Her story and thoughts on the traumatic impact is inspirational and she is a welcome addition to the podcasting community.

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094 Black Lives Matter. Wayne ...

Jul 13, 2020 by

Black Lives Matter has reached huge audiences over the last month or two but how can it be turned into action? Wayne Reid is a...

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092 international social work ...

Jun 22, 2020 by

I talk to Lee Emmett  from Sanctuary International about recruiting staff from overseas and the importance of ethical behaviour in doing so.

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091 Post Covid19 social work.

Jun 15, 2020 by

Professor Ngoh Tiong Tan is Chair of Global Institute for Social Work ( GISW ) International Advisory Board —– President, Connexions International. —– Professor, Singapore University of Social Sciences.—– Treasurer, International Association of Schools of Social Work.

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088 Safeguarding Impact Confer...

Mar 1, 2019 by

14th March 2019  Leeds Town Hall. Safeguarding Impact Conference. Speakers include: Opposition Shadow Minister for Children and...

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086 Jenni Randall & her L...

Nov 16, 2018 by

A fantastic folk rock CD to raise funds for Looked After Children.

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085 Global Institute Social Wo...

Oct 25, 2018 by

I’m very pleased to have been invited on to the International Advisory Board that Tiong Chairs and , in this interview, he lays out the vision and the opportunities for the GISW at its five year anniversary.

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084 Chris Walters and various ...

Oct 3, 2018 by

GISW, Glass and non prescription drugs

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083 Jim Hopkinson. Safeguardin...

Jun 21, 2018 by

the challenges of safeguarding children and young people.

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082 Ann Marie Christian- Educa...

Feb 28, 2018 by

Safeguarding in education has always been a high priority as young peoplle sometimes spend more waking hours at school than at home....

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081 Robert Goodwill MP

Dec 20, 2017 by

Robert Goodwill MP was appointed Minister of State at the Department for Education on 12 June 2017. He was elected Conservative MP...

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080 Obituary.Those we have los...

Nov 26, 2017 by

  Dr David Colvin and Bill McKitterick both have been lost to us this year.  David was my friend and mentor. He helped me...

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079 Safeguarding Boards. Prof ...

Oct 27, 2017 by

We talk of the future of Safeguarding Boards and what the new guidelines could mean following the Wood Review. These new arrangements...

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Social Work & the Media

Oct 8, 2017 by

All my working life I’ve watched my profession defend itself in the court of media opinion.

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078 Media training & Beve...

Aug 8, 2017 by

This programme is about the image of social work and social care. It describes an exiting new initiative in media training and has an...

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076 Bradford VCS Dave Benn

Apr 9, 2017 by

Dave is a Barnardo’s Children’s Service Manager in Bradford and is Young Lives Bradford VCS representative on Bradford Safeguarding Children Board.

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074 Bradford Interviews Supt D...

Jan 12, 2017 by

Damien Miller is a Superintendent within Bradford District who leads on Safeguarding Partnerships.  Within his portfolio he has...

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073 Bradford interviews Chair ...

Dec 13, 2016 by

Since retiring 5 years ago he has chaired 2 safeguarding adults boards

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070 The Bradford LSCB Intervie...

Nov 2, 2016 by

This is the first in a series of podcasts looking at the Bradford Safeguarding Children Board which I have the privilage to Chair....

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Action For Myalgic Encephalomy...

Oct 27, 2016 by

Sonya Chowdhury took over as Chief Executive of Action for M.E., the UK’s leading charity for people affected by Myalgic...

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069 Social Work Across the Atl...

Aug 24, 2016 by

Hello again. This programme features a short radio interview I gave on recruitment , retention and the reasons behind vacancy...

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068 Churches Child Protection ...

Jul 25, 2016 by

Justin Humphreys is the Executive Director of Safeguarding of CCPAS. This Charity , formed in 1977, has over 8000 subscribing...

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