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Fitness to practise guidance documents and policies

Fitness to practise guidance, including guidance for social workers, witnesses, employers and supervisors.

Fitness to practise guide

This guide explains our approach to carrying out fitness to practise investigations.

How we make decisions

This guidance explains how we make fitness to practise decisions.

Guidance for social workers

Guidance for social workers, including guidance for suspended social workers.

Guidance for witnesses

Guidance for witnesses, including how to get support.

Guidance for employers

This guidance is for employers and locum agencies who employ social workers.

Guidance for supervisors

This guidance outlines the roles of medical supervisors, workplace supervisors and reporters.

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