Social Worker

Social Worker Job Description

Social Workers Provide Appropriate Advice, Support And Resources To Individuals Who Are Experiencing Personal Difficulties To Help Them Overcome Their Problems.

Social Workers Work With Specific Groups Of Clients Including Children, The Elderly And People With Mental Health Problems. The Nature Of The Work Varies According To Setting.

Social Worker Duties/Functions/Responsibilities

  • assessing, counselling and offering advice to clients
  • budgetary and managerial administration
  • attending or contributing towards court cases.
  • arranging appropriate care, resources or benefits
  • liaison with relatives, colleagues and other professionals
  • report writing

Unsociable hours are common, and in certain settings this may include shift work. Promotion is possible through specialisation, research positions or managerial roles. Ongoing professional development is an important feature of the work.

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