Social work

We are keen to attract social workers to the city to work with our vulnerable children, young people and families. If you are a qualified social worker and are interested in joining us please see our current vacancies or find out how we’re making Southampton among the best places to practice social work.

Social work can be a challenging but emotionally rewarding career. It is a vocation for people who care, who strive to improve the lives and circumstances of adults or children whilst providing an excellent service.

Social workers in Southampton play a leading role in delivering effective front line services that safeguard the welfare of the most vulnerable children, young people and adults in Southampton. They work in multi-disciplinary teams and in positive partnerships with colleagues from different professions and agencies.

View our current vacancies