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May 2016

Katie – Step up to Social Work Student

By |May 23rd, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself  – Your work background, your interests…

My name is Katie and I am 28 years old! I live in Swindon and have worked for Wiltshire Council since January 2013. Prior to this I worked for a homeless charity in the Swindon area for 5 years.

I started working for Wiltshire […]

April 2016

Alex – Leisure Facilities Business Manager

By |April 29th, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself – your work background, your interests…

I’ve only been in post for a short amount of time, although I have worked for the Council in various roles for the last 10 years now! My main priorities in my current role are sales and marketing for our leisure services, which […]

Liam – Community Engagement Manager – Westbury Community Area

By |April 21st, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself – your work background, your interests…

I have been with Wiltshire Council for 7 years now in a variety of roles from leisure management to HR and OD. I am currently employed as Community Engagement Manager for the Westbury community area.  A really exciting and varied post that allows […]

Jeremy – Assistant Team Manager, Safeguarding and Assessment

By |April 8th, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself – your work background, your interests…

 I have been working in and around Social Work for about 12 years and in a variety of contexts with children and young people since I was practically ‘young’ myself. Other personas (writing for theatre, journalistic pursuits) have come in and out of […]

Genna – Buyer, Strategic Procurement

By |April 1st, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself – your work background, your interests…

I have recently become a buyer within the Strategic Procurement hub. It’s been an exciting but busy few months with the office being restructured and I have enjoyed meeting the new team members. Prior to this I joined Wiltshire Council via the Wiltshire […]

March 2016

Claudia – HR Project Officer

By |March 18th, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself  – your work background, your interests…

Hi – I’m Claudia. I have been at the council for nearly two years. I started here on a placement as part of my Masters in Human Resource Management and was taken on after my placement. I am a Strategic HR Project Officer […]

Stephanie – Student Social Worker, Children s Services

By |March 4th, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself – your work background, your interests…

I am a student social worker studying at UWE currently on my final placement within the MASH.

In the past I have worked with children in different organisations and have spent some time volunteering in Morocco. Here I visited children’s orphanages, fed the homeless, […]

February 2016

Georgi – Acting Recruitment Team Leader, HR

By |February 27th, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself  – Your work background, your interests…

In August of this year I will have worked for Wiltshire Council for over ten years. My career started in Passenger Transport as a Education Transport Support and Training coordinator which among other things involved liaising with Human Resources on a daily basis […]

“We love a good Acronym”

By |February 19th, 2016|

Having qualified as a Social Worker back in 2010 I realised why I needed to have GSCE English before starting on my career. I do not pride myself in my use of English Grammar, infact I am pretty useless. What is the difference between a colon and a semi-colon after all?? And infact my spelling […]

Dawn – Team Manager, Safeguarding and Assessment.

By |February 19th, 2016|

Tell us a little bit about yourself – your work background, your interests…

What can I say about me! I enjoy being with my family and friends especially if there is a party going on, I like to dance and sing (not very well). In recent years I have re-found the travel bug and when not […]