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Thank you for your interest in joining us and helping us better lives of Adults and Children across Cornwall.

We currently have opportunities for Social Workers in Adult Social Care and Children’s Services.

All roles are offered with relocation support of up to £8,000 for eligible candidates. Qualified Social Workers who are new to Social Work in Cornwall and have completed their ASYE are eligible for a welcome payment of £4,000. Further terms and conditions apply. Please e-mail our HR team for further information: hrresourcing@cornwall.gov.uk

We offer full and part-time hours and a variety of flexible working options; full details can be found here

Application Process for all Social Worker Roles

We accept CVs for both Adults’ and Children’s Social Worker and Team Manager roles. When you click on the “Apply” button please complete a short form to give us information about you and select the role you’re interested in. Once this is complete, you will be asked to submit your CV showcasing your full experience as a Social Worker.

Application Process for all other roles including Service Managers

For all other roles please click on the “Apply” button and you will be directed to the main Cornwall Council site to complete an application form. If you need assistance with your application, please e-mail the recruitment team hrresourcing@cornwall.gov.uk or find additional details on Contact us

Return to Social Work and Restart your Career with us

We welcome candidates considering a return to Social Work in Cornwall. We can support those who are SWE registered, but not worked in statutory Social Work at all, or for some time with an enhanced induction. We are also able to consider experienced social workers who have taken a career break of between two and ten years, and their SWE registration has expired. In these instances we can offer a supported programme of learning and development to allow you to re-register with SWE. For more details please e-mail hrresourcing@cornwall.gov.uk

Adult Social Work

Social Worker (ASC LOCALITY TEAMS) - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £36,921 pa (depending upon experience)
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Social Workers (Hospital Discharge to Access) - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £36,921 pa (depending upon experience)
Mid Cornwall
Social Worker (Community Hospitals) - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £36,921 pa (depending upon experience)
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Social Worker (RCHT Hospital Team) - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £36,921 pa (depending upon experience)
TRURO
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Children's Social Work

Team Manager (Disabled Children & Therapy Service) - ROLE PROFILE
£38,978 - £52,536 pa (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)
Mid Cornwall
Consultant Social Workers - ROLE PROFILE
£38,978 - £46,845 pa (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Newly Qualified Social Worker - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 pa
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Social Workers (Multi Agency Referral Unit - MARU) - Part-time only - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £41,881 pa (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)
Truro
Social Workers (Family Assessment Service Teams) - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £41,881 pa (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Social Workers (Child Protection) - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £41,881 pa (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Social Workers (Disabled Children and Therapy Service) - ROLE PROFILE
£28,500 - £41,881 pa (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Team Managers - ROLE PROFILE
£38,978 - £52,536 pa (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)
Mid, East & West Cornwall
Register your interest

New vacancies are being added regularly, register your details to receive the latest updates.