Frequently asked questions

What are the salary scales for Social Workers in Cornwall? 

We have a practitioner range from Newly Qualified Social Workers (starting at £25,502) to Advanced Practitioners (up to £43,821).

Yes.  We offer the costs of relocation (temporary accommodation and travel, sale and purchase of houses, and removal costs) for social workers moving to Cornwall.

We pay course fees for approved post qualifying study.  We pay registration fees for Health Care and Professional Council (HCPC).  We still have a provided car scheme.  We have a Contribution Reward Scheme.  Please see our benefits and rewards page for more details.

We match existing leave entitlement up to 28 days.

We still pay up to 6 months full pay and 6 months half pay.

Yes, we encourage colleagues to return to work.  Our scheme offers the experience required to re-register with the Health Care and Professional Council (HCPC).

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