About Us

South West Councils brings local authorities together to ensure the best deal for their areas and has extensive experience of providing both employment support and training opportunities for local government staff...

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Disclosure Barring Online Service

This Service provides a secure online environment with our partners NEREO, to provide a speedy, economical and high quality DBS service based on absolute accuracy and efficiency that will enhance your safeguarding process.

Online DBS enables organisations with a legitimate requirement to ask individuals to apply for disclosures, to gain access top this information quickly and efficiently.

Online Disclosure and Barring System



Coaching and Mentoring in the South West

South West Councils aim is to support the development of a coaching culture that helps individuals realise their potential and organisations achieve outstanding results.  Coaching and mentoring normally provide one to one support to an individual enabling a focused development intervention. Benefits include improved performance, productivity and adaptability; increased motivation and flexibility; and the unleashing of untapped potential.

Qualified and experienced coaches can be accessed via South West Councils.  To access Coaching for you or a member of your team please contact us at coaching@swcouncils.gov.uk.

 Prices available on request.