Intersectionality (1)

The lens of intersectionality: exploring race related oppression, disadvantage and inequality

The lens of intersectionality: exploring race related oppression, disadvantage and inequality

Delivered online using Livestorm


12:00 - 13:00 Monday, 25 October 2021

Intersectionality is a way of understanding social relations by examining intersecting forms of discrimination and privilege.

This webinar, delivered by Hári Sewell, will support practitioners to understand the complexity of social systems and the impact of racism and other forms of discrimination that may be present and active in the lives of people from minoritised groups. 

Audience Types

Frontline practitioners



CPD coordinators


Policy makers

Senior leaders

Residential / care home workers

Senior practitioners

Social workers

Strategic leads

Team leaders

Workforce development teams

Professional Standards

PQS:KSS - Lead and govern excellent practice | Creating a context for excellent practice | Designing a system to support effective practice | Developing excellent practitioners | Support effective decision-making | Quality assurance and improvement | The role of social workers | Person-centred practice | Effective assessment and outcome based support planning | Direct work with individuals and families | Supervision, critical analysis and reflection | Organisational context | Professional ethics and leadership | Values and ethics | Developing confident and capable social workers | Assuring good social work practice and development | Promoting and supporting critical analysis and decision-making | Effective use of power and authority as a practice supervisor | Analysis, decision-making, planning and review | Relationships and effective direct work | Organisational context | Promote and govern excellent practice | Developing excellent practitioners | Shaping and influencing the practice system | Effective use of power and authority | Confident analysis and decision-making | Purposeful and effective social work

CQC - Effective | Responsive | Caring | Well led | Safe

PCF - Values and ethics | Diversity and equality | Rights, justice and economic wellbeing | Knowledge | Critical reflection and analysis | Intervention and skills | Contexts and organisations | Professional leadership

RCOT - Develop intervention | Qualified | Support development | Identify needs