My journey into social work

My journey into social work

Hi! I’m Steven – a care leaver on a journey to becoming a social-worker. I’m currently around six months off completion of my master’s course in social work, and I am very excited to hopefully get straight into a social work position. My dream job...
Surviving your first placement

Surviving your first placement

My name’s Sophia and I’m a care leaver. When I first went into the foster care system, I looked for advice videos online to help me navigate my situation, but there were none. This is why I decided to start making these videos. About the author: Sophia is...
Having a say on knife crime and votes at 16

Having a say on knife crime and votes at 16

The Takeover Challenge puts children and young people into real-life decision-making positions in organisations. Children gain valuable insight into and experience of a workplace, while organisations benefit from a fresh perspective on their work. I was given the...