Provide an ongoing SBC consultation and training service to be delivered by principal social work staff and appropriately accredited trainers in SBC who remain within the agency.
A series of pilot consultation and training programs in Solution Based Casework (SBC) is underway across metropolitan and country offices.
The programs will be evaluated to inform future organisational training and development requirements.
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The South Australian Government accepts this recommendation.
Principal social workers in the Department for Child Protection are currently responsible for implementation of the SBC practice model and providing a consultation service to staff where required. Training is delivered by appropriately accredited trainers in the learning and development unit.
The refreshed learning and development unit, DCP in response to recommendation 24 has been tasked with reviewing the training needs of staff across DCP.