Find your perfect social work job in the South West
The map below provides everything you need to know to get started on finding your perfect social work job in the South West from the number of children in care to the average house price.
How the South West hopes to win over social workers with its mix of beautiful countyside and career opportunities.
We asked four social workers to tell us about living and working in the South West
Community Care discovers how three innovative South West projects are growing AMHPs, localising social work and rethinking domiciliary care
Katrina McJannet, a principal social worker for Somerset County Council, reveals what it’s like to make the move from social work to management
Kathy O’Mahony, operations director for children’s safeguarding and care, explains why she’s glad to be back at Gloucestershire children’s services.
There are few areas of work that can make such a big difference to people’s lives as children’s social work.
We hear time and again that a work/life balance is key to feeling fulfilled. As we all know, it’s not always that simple. As an organisation, Wiltshire council is working hard to get it right.
“Our ability to stabilise and support our workforce was absolutely essential if we were to make any progress after the critical Ofsted report in 2013.”