Social work in Thurrock

Step up to social work

Step Up to Social Work is an intensive 14-month, full-time, employer-led programme for trainee social workers. The application process takes place in February 2019 – register your interest now.

Grow with us

Find strong roots to support your ambition with Thurrock

If you thrive when faced with new challenges and relish the opportunity to make a genuine difference, then Thurrock could be the place for you.

We have created a uniquely supportive and open working environment for social workers. Our expert teams are strong, friendly and high-performing.

Join us for the opportunity to carry out your best work in a genuinely collaborative setting.

Working at Thurrock Council

You will be able to make a significant difference to the lives of our most vulnerable residents with the support of your team and managers.

By pooling your wealth of knowledge and experience with that of your colleagues, you can watch with satisfaction as your contribution helps local communities to flourish.

The health and well-being of our residents is at the heart of all we do. We work hard to make a positive difference, and are not afraid to innovate when it's in the best interests of service users.

It is extremely important to us that our social workers feel they are valued and have an active voice in our organisation, shaping the service in which they are such an integral part.

Join us today and grow your career!