NI Social Work Awards 2016


Entries for the NI Social Work Awards 2016 are now open.

The Social Work Awards are to promote and celebrate excellence in social work. The Awards were introduced by the Raising the Profile Group, formed by the Health & Social Care Board to raise the profile of social work.

There are eight Awards for 2016 – three Team Awards, four Individual Awards and a Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by the Northern Ireland Association of Social Workers (NIASW). The Awards are a public recognition of social workers’ achievements. Service Users, Carers or Employers who are nominating a Team or Individual will have the opportunity to acknowledge the positive contribution social workers have made for them.

The fifth Social Work Awards ceremony will be held on Friday 18th November 2016, at Armagh City Hall.

The closing date for nominations is 12 noon, 29 April 2016

To access the information pack and application forms please click here