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Embedding Professionalism For Newly Qualified Social Workers

CPD and short courses (short course)


12 weeks

Module level: 7

Module credits: 30 credits


Are you a newly qualified social worker about to start or in your first year of practice? Our module is designed to support you in your transition from qualification and registration to capable practitioner. You'll build on existing knowledge and skills to reflect on your experiences so far.

Full description

Who should attend?

Newly qualified social workers working with adults, children, young people, and/or families.


All sessions will be delivered face to face on our Chelmsford campus:

Trimester 1

18, 25 September 2024
9, 23 October
6, 20 November

Trimester 2

22, 29 January 2025
12, 26 February
12, 26 March

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Medicine and Social Care at ARU is primed to meet the demand for healthcare professionals, doctors, scientists and social workers in the East of England.

We've been training undergraduates for professional roles for over 25 years, with a reputation for quality, dedication and ambition balanced with student satisfaction.

We know that our students want the very best experiential learning, and we've invested heavily in purpose-built simulated wards, science labs and skills spaces, to support your learning every step of the way.

Where can I study?

Tindal Building on our Chelmsford campus

Our striking, modern campus sits by the riverside in Chelmsford's University and Innovation Quarter.

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Fees & funding

Course fees

30 credits (Level 7) for courses starting in 2023/24


For more information about fees, please enquire with our CPD Admissions Team. Call 01245 686868 or email [email protected].

Contact details

Laura Scott
[email protected]

CPD Admissions
[email protected]

Entry requirements

You'll need the agreement of your employer to attend the module. For county council employees, you need to talk to your workforce development team.

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