Social Work Education in Adult Services

The Adult Social Care (Workforce Development) Team provides a service to current and potential Social Workers within Devon County Council and students on external Social Work training courses.

This includes:

Give me strength! Celebrate social work with us…

To view this event, please click here.

If you experience any difficulty accessing the site, please contact Janice Healey or Lorraine Williams (both on 01392 383000).



South West Peninsula BME Social Worker Group.

Are you a BME social worker?

There is an on-going opportunity to discuss and share experiences for those social workers who identify as being from a Black or Minority Ethnic Group (BME).  This can include the opportunity to explore challenges and common issues which can be faced by BME social workers.  This is a regional Black & Minority Ethnic networking group for local authority social workers across the South West including Plymouth, Torbay, Cornwall and Devon.

Next meeting- Friday 14th June 2019 1000-1430 in Plymouth; Ballard House, Room 1C, West Hoe Road, Plymouth PL1 3BJ.

Please confirm your attendance by emailing

There is very limited free parking spaces, so please be prepared to pay to park. This will then later be refunded by your LA.

Tea and coffee will be provided.

For further information please contact Tom Taylor.