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Opportunities, training and progression in Adult Social Care

This is your chance to make a difference in people’s lives in one of the most beautiful places in the UK. Apply for one of our exciting roles and the rewards could be tremendous, both professionally and personally.

The Adult Care and Support Structure

Our structure and models of delivery are based around locality working:

  • ensuring people are safeguarded
  • supporting patient flow
  • and bringing care closer to home

Using data and business intelligence, we’ll make:

  • informed strategic decisions
  • develop policy
  • process
  • and practice

so they’re integrated across the Service.

The goal? To drive quality and improvement.

About you

We’re looking for innovators who want to create real change and help us develop an outstanding Adult Social Care model.

  • You’re a passionate talented professional
  • a strong advocate of independence and reablement

That’s why you put the views and wishes of other people at the heart of any decisions you make.

You’re also: 

  • resilient
  • determined
  • trustworthy
  • open to feedback
  • like a challenge
  • promote self-learning
  • up to date with your knowledge and skills
  • work to Adult Social Care practice standards in line with the national Professional Capability Framework
  • and you're a team player

Please see our Role Profiles below for full details:

Training, Development and Progression

Adult Social Care in Cornwall is a special place to work.

It is a place where you can develop your practice with colleagues who take a ‘communities of practice’ approach to team working and who will encourage you to develop your knowledge and practice skills.

You will benefit from:

  • professional supervision
  • and peer support

We offer training and support to help you develop your practice interests, encouraging you to reach your potential.

We provide a pathway for progression for social workers joining us at entry grade positions, this provides a route for development that reflects your growing experience.

For those staff joining with more experience we offer leadership and management training and development opportunities to help you take the next step in your career.

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