Social Work Education in Adult Services

The Adult Social Care (Workforce Development) Team provides a service to current and potential Social Workers within Devon County Council and students on external Social Work training courses.

This includes:

  • Social Work Traineeship Scheme – supporting the development of those identified as potential social workers within the Council through qualifying training.
  • The Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE) Programme – supporting Newly Qualified Social Workers (NQSWs) in receiving consistent support in their first year of practice so they can become confident, competent and capable professionals.
  • Post Qualifying Awards – supporting qualified social workers in undertaking post qualifying training. This includes qualifications in adult social care, leadership and management as well as the specific professional