Social Work at Suffolk

Changing lives for the better

Social work is one of the most challenging and rewarding subjects to study. Qualified social workers develop a range of transferable skills that can open the door to many careers.

Our unique Norfolk and Suffolk Teaching Partnership offers extra opportunities for practice and an excellent standard of education, reflected in our high graduate employment rates. You benefit from a wealth of experience and knowledge, with strong links to the public, private and voluntary sectors.

BA (Hons) Social Work

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Mark is Lecturer and the Admissions Tutor for the BA (Hons) Social Work Programme.Mark is educated to First Class BA (Hons) in Applied Social Work Practice, with over twenty years direct experience as a practising Senior Social Worker, Approved Mental Health Professional and Accredi...

Rosemary's career began as a mature student, undertaking an Access to Higher Education Certificate in English Literature, Psychology and Sociology in 1997. From this she progressed to completing her diploma and BA (Hons) degree in Social Work at Anglia Ruskin University in 2001. Ro...

Garfield commenced his career in social care in 1990, working in residential care with adolescents. He completed his Dip.SW/Dip.HE in 1995 at Havering College of Higher and Further Education. During his career, Garfield has worked right across the statutory, voluntary and private se...

Career Overview Peter’s current role is that of Post Graduate Lead for Social Work. He is also module leader on the BA Social Work for Research Methods and Mental Health and contributes to a number of other courses within University of Suffolk in specialist areas of practice and w...

Qualifications MA Advanced Social Work Practice and PlanningBA Hons. Social ScienceDip Social Work ...

Gina joined the course administration team at University of Suffolk in June 2013 as the course administrator for BA Social Work, FdA and BA (Hons) Counselling and MSc and Postgraduate Diploma Human Resource Management courses. Prior to moving to Suffolk and joining the university, ...