People with social work experience are invited to find out how they can make a real difference to the lives of children and families in Nottingham.

A special drop-in event is being held on Thursday 6 October where people can find out about getting long-term, supported careers in social work with Nottingham City Council.

There are vacancies now for experienced social workers at Nottingham City Council in:

  • The Children’s Duty Team
  • Child Protection Teams

There are also future opportunities for career development in the Emergency Duty Team, which provides an emergency response out of hours for both Children and Adults. Additional training for this role would be supported by the city council.

The drop-in event is at the City Council’s headquarters at Loxley House (Committee Room) from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. People are invited to come along at any time to find out more about the roles, meet the teams and managers, find out how to apply through our fast-track process, and hear more about the council’s commitment to changing lives from Cllr David Mellen, Portfolio Holder for Early Intervention and Early Years.

Working for Nottingham City Council means:

  • a competitive salary
  • award-winning employee benefits scheme
  • excellent terms and conditions of employment
  • local Government Pension Scheme
  • and much more!

If you are interested in the above opportunities, but are unable to attend the event or would like further information, please call Marie Gunning on 0115 8761401 or email

Loxley House is on Station Street, Nottingham NG2 3NG. Free parking is available.