Nominations are now open to celebrate excellence in social work practice.
The awards, which are in the second year, will show case some of the most innovative and pioneering work being carried out by social workers in Ireland.
The calibre of the finalists and winners for 2015 was most impressive and demonstrated the excellent practice undertaken by social workers.
This year there are 5 categories:
- Newly Qualified Social Worker of the Year
- Social Worker of the Year
- Practice Teacher of the Year
- Social Work Team of the Year
- Social Work Researcher of the Year
The awards are open to teams employing social workers or individual social workers who are currently working in statutory, voluntary, private, education and training sectors in Ireland.
Entry forms and the information pack are now available on the
The closing date for entries is 31st March 2016.
Shortlisted finalists will be invited to a celebratory dinner and awards presentation on 17th June in Croke Park, Dublin.