If you're passionate about working with children and young people and keen to develop your career with a progressive employer, then the council would love to hear from you. Email swchildren.staffing@plymouth.gov.uk for more information or apply online.

Apply for a Qualified Children's Social Worker job

Apply for a Advanced Practitioner Children's Social Worker job

Why work for the council

  • Great location - a vibrant waterfront city in one of the most beautiful areas of the country close to beaches and Dartmoor
  • A consistently low vacancy rate compared to the national average
  • Supportive and friendly teams
  • Training, development time and regular supervision with a clear career path
  • A career graded role profile from newly qualified social worker to an experienced social worker to advanced practitioner
  • A staff moves policy allowing you to move around teams without having to reapply for positions
  • A commitment to maintaining manageable caseloads
  • An excellent salary
  • Competitive benefits package and work-life balance; you could get up to £8,000 to help you relocate to Plymouth

Postcards from Plymouth

Children's Social Work in Plymouth