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A Career in Social Work


This resource has been developed to promote a career in social work and provide information and guidance to support people applying to the Degree in Social Work.

Open Resource

The Northern Ireland Social Care Council worked with Northern Ireland employers and people who use social work services to co-design and develop this resource. It has been funded by the Department of Health (DoH).

The resource was launched at the Northern Ireland Degree in Social Work Partnership (NIDSWP) Annual Admissions Review on 19 November 2019.


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Updated: 12/08/2022