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Social work offers a varied and interesting career working with and supporting adults, children, families and their wider communities.

As well as registering as social workers, graduates from our department go on to work in a range of areas, including:

  • Advocacy and advisory services
  • Child protection
  • Community care management
  • Media, marketing and public relations
  • Research
  • Youth development work

Contact us

Department of Social Policy and Social Work
spsw@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 321231
University of York, Church Lane Building, York Science Park Heslington, York, YO10 5ZF
spsw

Yorkshire Urban Rural Teaching Partnership (YURTP)

As part of this partnership we collaborate to develop, inspire and sustain highly-skilled and confident social workers to improve outcomes for children, adults, families and communities.

Contact us

Department of Social Policy and Social Work
spsw@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 321231
University of York, Church Lane Building, York Science Park Heslington, York, YO10 5ZF
spsw