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Message from the principal social worker

Hear from our principal social worker.

Thank you for your interest in wanting to join us in children’s social care at Lewisham Council.

Whether you’re an experienced practitioner, a newly qualified social worker or looking for a management position, you’ll find that in Lewisham, you’ll be able to develop your career in a great working environment. 

Social workers in Lewisham enjoy excellent learning with continuous internal and external opportunities to further their social work education. 

They also enjoy regular supervision in an environment that fosters good working relationships with teams of experienced managers and supportive colleagues.

We believe in championing the needs of children and helping them transform their future life chances for the better and we hope you do too.

Please take a look around our webpages and find out for yourself why it’s a great time to join our team.

We look forward to welcoming you.

Emmanuel Hanson
Principal Social Worker