Welcome to our new Social Care blog

We’re excited to be sharing our news with you and our regular updates will tell you more about what we love about working in Somerset social care.

We will keep you updated about upcoming events including our work with Community Care as well as colleague news across both Adults’ and Children’s services and our partners.

We’re proud to work in Somerset and we want you to know why you should come and join us.


We have a great presence on social media today for World Social Work Day Take a look at our Somerset County Council and Somerset Careers Facebook pages to see more. You can see a few words from our Directors of both Adults’ and Children’s Services at our Somerset News Room and a slideshow of our first Engagement Day with Social Services staff here talking about why they love Somerset.        Read More


Somerset County Council Social Care Engagement Day, 5 February 2019. We had a great day with our colleagues from Adults’ and Children’s Services and Mental Health, talking to them about why they love where they work. Here’s some pics of the day – videos and blog entries from the people in these photos coming soon Everyone who attended was entered into a raffle for prizes from our lovely local businesses… Thanks to West Somerset Railway, Castle Hotel Taunton and  BerrysRead More


Welcome to our new Social Care blog. We’re excited to be sharing our news and events with you and our regular updates will tell you more about what we love about working in Somerset social care, upcoming events including our work with Community Care as well as colleague news across both Adult’s and Children’s services and our partners. We’re proud to work in Somerset and we want you to know why you should come and join us. We kicked offRead More