BLM

Each One, Teach One - Black Lives Matter

Save the Date: 7th July 2021 9:15 - 12:30pm

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Join us for our launch event which aims to provide an overview of what we are wanting to drive across the Cheshire and Merseyside Social Work Teaching Partnership.
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The event is aimed at all Social Work Students, Social Workers, Managers and Academics and will provide:

  • Input from a variety of speakers around the aims of Each One, Teach One – Black Lives Matter.

  • A space to reflect on what this may mean for you and your practice.

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Aim: To bring about systematic change we will…. 

  • Name ‘racism’ wherever we see it

  • Listen, hear and include all People with Lived Experience

  • Take responsibility

  • Work collaboratively

  • Challenge appropriately

  • Be open to learning

  • Ensure all feel included

Objectives:

  1. Take responsibility as individuals, groups and communities to educate self and others on what Black Lives Matter means (current and historical).

  2. Inspire and recruit like-minded individuals to engage with this group.

  3. Develop a knowledge base of the needs of the black and minority ethnic communities (including communities within our partnership – Students, Practice Educators, ASYE’s, Social Workers, Managers, People with Lived Experience and Academics) to learn and share across our partnership.

  4. Create an environment where we encourage people to become champions from within and beyond the black and minority ethnic community.

  5. Commit to creating safe spaces for black and minority ethnic students and Social Workers to engage in dialogue. 

  6. Through engaging with communities encourage people to enter the Social Work profession

  7. Widening participation and engagement across all aspects of pre and post qualifying education, training and practice.