Students - "Growing Our Own"
Contact us at SWA-Students@gloucestershire.gov.uk
ABOUT OUR STUDENT PROGRAMME
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