Browse available Social Worker Jobs. Social workers are individuals who deal with family and child related problems to provide solutions. They provide guidance and solutions to vulnerable children and adults who are in need of counselling to resolve deep lying issues related to their daily lives. Being a social worker is a profession which benefits individuals, groups, families and even communities. This is an academic profession requiring in-depth knowledge of both individual and social behavior to solve in-depth issues of both. Human behavior both on the individual or collective scale are very important in today’s fast-paced world. Social workers provide much needed calculated support to individuals lacking the sense of proper behavioral patterns.
There are numerous facets to functioning as a social worker. If you are aspiring to be one, then you have to understand its primary motive – individual or collective welfare. Much of what a person is and can be relative to their personal or inter-personal skills. A society too has functions and behaves according to given patterns and structures. If you intend to be a social worker, you have to understand each and every detail of these increasingly co-related subject topics for providing a solution to them. A social worker works closely with the intended individuals or group to ease interpersonal relations thus streamlining proficiency and skill.
This job sector already employs nearly 600,000 individuals according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. With a projected growth forecast near to 20% in the coming years, a total of 110,000 plus new vacancies will be created making this a very good prospect for a pursuant.
Among the more important sections seeing a significant rise in employing social workers are schools and government and private medical centers. Counselling is turning out to be an important part and parcel of these institutions driving up the demand for competent social workers to work in tandem with the whole system.
If you want to be social worker, here are some basic functions which you will be expected to fulfill:
A social worker has to act on a level above the prevailing situation. And this means both understanding the underlying problems and providing sound solutions to it. These are among the fundamental qualities expected from a social worker:
As a social worker, expect to work closely with marginalized sects of the society to propel their empowerment. You may also come across situations which have moral ramifications on the victim and have to work closely at a personal level while maintaining professional integrity and results.
If you already have a high school diploma or a GED in your resume, you need to go ahead and get a Bachelors’ degree in social work. You can also use degrees in more specialized but relative fields such as psychology and sociology to your advantage. What’s better is to get a Masters’ in social work done to make sure that you have a long-term future as a social worker.
The designation which you are looking for to become a functioning social worker is that of a C-SWCM. This stands for Certified Social Work Case Managers. Every state has their regulatory body for registering functional social workers. Higher degrees include MSW or Master Social Work and CSW or Clinical Social Work. CSW is a specific branch of social work dealing with mental or emotional illnesses and behavioral disturbances through proper assessment, diagnosis and treatment.
The average median salary for a social worker is around the nation is at $44,000 per annum. You can expect a starting salary of around $28,000 plus with the top ten percentile drawing in over $70,000 as MSW or CSW.
Providence Health & Services | Cerritos, CA
Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Clinical Social Worker to Providence TrinityCare Hospice in Cerritos, CA...
Full Time Shift: Day
The MENTOR Network | Hackettstown, NJ
To provide psychotherapy to individuals to aid a client or consumer in problems of living with the goal of increasing an individual’s sense of their own well-being. Therapists employ a range of techni...
Category: Behavioral/Mental Health Professional New Jersey MENTOR
Catholic Health Initiatives | Houston, TX
Check this great job opportunity, SOCIAL WORKER-CARE MANAGER in Houston, TX. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Stanford Children's Health | Palo Alto, CA
The essential functions listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification. They are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all du...
Part Time Master's Degree Required Category: Psychology & Social Science
Roswell Park Cancer Institute | Buffalo, NY
Applicants must have a Valid license and current registration as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in New York State. They must also have a Master’s degree in Social work from a Council on Soci...
Full Time Master's Degree Required Department: Psychosocial Oncology
Fresenius Medical Care | Weston, WV
Social Workers at Fresenius Medical Care help patients understand that while dialysis treatment can be overwhelming at first, it is still possible to thrive. Responsibilities include assessing, educat...
Travel Employment Masters In Social Work Required
ProCare Therapy | North Hudson, WI
Develop social interaction skills. Develop behavioral intervention strategies. A job opening for a Social Worker in the Minneapolis, MN area has been posted for...
Full Time M-F 5 Days/Week (37
Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation | Cottonville, MS
BSW graduate of an accredited school of social work 2 years clinical experience as a social worker in medical/clinical setting...
Graduate Degree or Bachelors in Social Work 2 years experience
JCCA | Pleasantville, NY
The Social Workers are needed to work in partnership with Case Managers and other Campus Team members to provide therapeutic services to children and their...
Permanent Employment with (1) late night per week and (1) weekend per month
Centerstone | New Pekin, IN
Collaborates with external agents including CHR, school officials, family members, and other health agencies regarding organizational programs and client needs...
Master's degree in Social Work or with a master's degree Intern, Travel Required six months experience
BOYS TOWN | Pierson, IA
A valid driver’s license with a good driving record, plus ability to provide own transportation with a valid auto liability insurance policy to complete travel...
Bachelor's Degree or Associate degree or Associate degree or Bachelor's degree preferred Travel Required
Tahoe Forest Hospital District | Cisco, CA
Licensed MSW in the State of California preferred. Under the general supervision, provides clinical social work services to patients, their families and/or...
Master's Degree or Graduate Degree or Graduate Degree or ) or Doctoral degree (Ph or Master’s degree (M
UnitedHealth Group | Eitzen, MN
Current license or able to obtain licensure. Develop and maintain relationships with the Social Workers and New York Program key personnel...
2 years experience Work with individuals from various backgrounds including educational
Clinical Management Consultants | Sears Point, CA
The person in this role will provide clinical supervision for registered Associate Clinical Social Workers (ACSW) and/or Medical Social Worker (MSW) per the...
Associate Level five years experience
Baylor Scott & White Health | Everman, TX
The Social Worker MSW provides patients and family members with the education and advice needed to cope with issues which arise from various emotional or...
Master's Degree Required 1 Year Experience Required The Social Worker MSW coordinates a variety of services including crisis intervention
SCL Health | Arvada, CO
Graduate of an accredited school of social work, sociology, or related field. The Collier Hospice Center is an inpatient facility offering 24 rooms, dining and...
Graduate Degree One year of case management experience
SSM Health | Pevely, MO
Completes social service assessment upon admission while immediately focusing on discharge planning and follow-up care. Masters Social Work (MSW)...
Masters Social Work (MSW) 1 to 3 years of experience
St. Luke's University Health Network | Phillipsburg, NJ
Master’s degree in social work from an accredited college/university, current NJ social work license. The Social Worker is responsible for coordinating the...
Master's Degree two years experience
Sunbelt Staffing | Homewood, IL
All applicants must have IL Social Worker License with PEL Endorsement. IL Licensed School Social Worker with PEL...
Clarion Psychiatric Center | Crown, PA
Masters Degree from an accredited post-Baccalaureate Social Work / Social Service program.. The Social Worker is an integral part of the multidisciplinary...