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Social Workers successful in halting “Cheap Labour” Scheme

 

21/04/2015

The Social Work Action Network Ireland is delighted to share the news that collective action works!

With the news of the recent launch of a recruitment campaign from the HSE/Tusla for Professionally Qualified Social Workers[i] and the news that this recruitment campaign is open to current social work students[ii], it is clear that the cheap labour scheme (or “new graduate scheme”), which was proposed by the Child and Family Agency in early 2014[iii] is, in the words of their CEO Gordon Jeyes, “dead in the water[iv]”.

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