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Gloucestershire Children’s Services has a great record of providing placements for students from the following universities:-

  • University of Gloucestershire
  • University of Bristol
  • University of the West of England
  • University of Worcester
  • Heart of Worcestershire College
  • University of Bath
  • Open University

During placement managers, practice educators and placement supervisors create a team culture of learning, support, and challenge. Student social workers have an opportunity to develop child-centred practice with a strong evidence and theoretical base.

Offering high quality placements  enables us to recruit students with diverse backgrounds and experience who already understand our way of working.

WHAT is on offer during placement

Dedicated Placement  Supervisor & Practice Educator who will be ether qualified or in training

“Essentials” training for Students and Monthly Student support/training sessions

Automatic interview for all final year students expected to pass placement.

Find out more about becoming a social worker here 

Social Work England Information for Students 




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