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We provide a range of employment-focused professional and academic courses in Social Work, Health and Social Care and Childcare Practice. These have been specially designed for anyone wanting to continue their academic studies or further their career through professional development. Courses include:

BA (Hons) Social Work – full-time and part-time options available
BA (Hons) Health and Social Care
Professional Doctorate in Social Practice
BA (Hons) Childhood Studies
MA Professional Practice with pathways in Leading and Managing Integrated Services; Counselling and Psychotherapy Click here to see our advert in Compass 2016


A useful networking opportunity

Steady stream of interest in our courses throughout the day. The event seems well organised; it is a useful networking opportunity for staff and final year students due to the job opportunities available.


Claire Wales / Nicola Tait
Marketing Manager, Nottingham Trent University

A useful networking opportunity

A very well organised event with helpful and friendly staff. It has provided a good platform for us to communicate and engage with not only prospective students but also practitioners and organisations and has proved invaluable in raising awareness in the area.


Marek Zacharkiw
Marketing Executive, Nottingham Trent University

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I got my job at the COMPASS Jobs Fair

"I got my job at the COMPASS Jobs Fair"

COMPASS speaks to a social worker who got his job from an informal interview at the event

Charter for Integrated Working

Charter for Integrated Working

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The definitive guide

In addition to running three national events, we also publish the annual publication COMPASS , the annual guide to social work and social care which is the definitive guide to the sector.

COMPASS includes information regarding finding the best jobs in the sector, progressing your career, working with adults, working with children and working in other areas. COMPASS includes focuses on the most pro-active employers, has a directory section full of useful contacts and has cutting-edge editorial on professional practice and service provision.

If you are interested in advertising in COMPASS , would like to order a copy of the guide or would like further information regarding our events in London, Manchester and Birmingham please contact the team on 01892 784804 or email us at