Invitation to a rewarding career

Released: Tuesday 1st May 2001 at 09:00

People considering a rewarding job in social work will get a chance to find out about the range of work on offer at a special careers day this Friday (May 4).

The event, organised by the South of Tyne Partnership, will feature over 30 social care organisations and training providers, including the University of Sunderland, New College Durham and the University of Durham. Existing and potential social work students will have the opportunity to find out first hand from employers about the wide range of jobs on offer. Those already studying social work will get the chance to discuss practice placements.

The social work careers event is from 1pm-4.30pm this Friday (May 4) at Trevelyan College, University of Durham. Anyone wanting further information should contact Tony Gonzalez, 0191 515 3430; Jeannine Hughes, 0191 515 2211; or Peter Thompson, 0191 424 4692.