Be a social worker in Hastings

Working as a social worker in Hastings, East Sussex

Hastings is a great place for qualified social workers to live and work – offering career opportunities working for East Sussex County Council and a life in a vibrant town on the coast.

Innovative approach to children’s social work

In East Sussex we do children’s social work differently, offering unrivalled support and the opportunity to progress in your career in the way you choose.

A great and affordable place to live

You’ll be living in a diverse, vibrant town with the youngest population in East Sussex.

Last year most property sales in Hastings involved flats which sold for an average £152,744. Terraced properties sold for an average price of £240,705, while semi-detached properties fetched £273,723.

It’s a great place for singles and families to eat out, shop, enjoy water sports and the beach, the arts, live music, pubs, cafes and beautiful countryside.

Within easy reach of London and Brighton

Hastings is just over 90 minutes from London by train and the rolling countryside is a fifteen minute drive from the centre. One of the best preserved medieval towns, Rye, and all the fun of Camber Sands just 30 minutes away. The historic Battle Abbey is 10 minutes from Hastings and Brighton is an hour up the road.