Our CSWM is a secure online space for CSWs/those who work in children’s social work in the 15 local authorities across Yorkshire and Humber. Use this resource to:
Our CSWM is only available to those who work in the field of children’s social work in Yorkshire and Humber:
You are able to have online conversations with your colleagues from across the region via the Team Room. As you would do so normally, you are expected to behave responsibly and use your professional integrity when required (i.e. anonymise cases).
Your private discussions will not be monitored by any of the Directors.
All discussions that happen in the Team Room will never be made available to members of the public, as each and every conversation occurs in a secure and safe online environment only used by Our CSWM registered children's social workers and colleagues within the Yorkshire and Humber region. It's a useful resource to help you as children's social workers share advice and best practice with one another within a professional capacity.
Your details which you view online are safe, as it’s saved to your account. However, when you download your full activity list, it will be downloaded to the machine you are working on. It is your responsibility to keep any sensitive information secure and when appropriate remove it from a machine which is not your own.
It is your responsibility to keep your profile up-to-date.
If you move local authorities, you must notify firstname.lastname@example.org and they will change your email address, otherwise you risk having your profile deleted, and therefore lose your CPD activity.
Remember; make sure you do not share your password with anyone so that no one else can access your account.
Children’s Social Work Matters does not store or collect any personal information about site users. The system will record your email address and other information if volunteered to us by you through certain sections of the site, such as commenting on a blog post. This information shall be treated as confidential. It may only be used for internal review and to contact you regarding any feedback.
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