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 and spread your wings in your career

March 2019

You are browsing the site archives for March 2019.


Stephen Chandler, our Director of Adults’ Services is pretty active on Twitter have a look here at some of his interests here He shared some great stuff on Work Social Work day to really showcase our teams and the people we work with. Here’s a great pic of Stephen with our Director of Children’s Services, Julian WoosterRead More


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