The PCF developed by the SWRB and owned by The College of Social Work provides a framework for the way in which social workers should think about and plan their careers and professional development. It will serve as a backdrop to both initial social work education and continuing professional development after qualification.
A diagram of the professional capabilities framwork.
PDF, 321 Kb
A narrative to support the professional capabilities framework diagram.
Word 2007 / Office Open XML, 29 Kb
Option to download separate sections of the report.
The Interactive Professional Capabilities Framework tool enables social workers to understand the skills and expectations for each stage of their careers.