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.
Lee Health | Fort Myers, FL
Assesses patients that are being transferred from Lee Memorial Health System or from any other appropriate setting to HealthPark Care Center under Medicare or another approved payor source. Assists pa...
Full Time Category: Professional, Service/Support Department: Medical Social Work Shift: 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Fresenius Medical Care | Hazel Crest, IL
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
HealthcareSource | Columbia, SC
Excellent interviewing skills, organizational skills, and verbal and written communication skills...
Full Time Master's Degree Required
Providence Health & Services | Torrance, CA
Per Diem, Variable Shift Licensed Clinical Social Worker for Patient Family Services to Providence Little Company of Mary Torrance Medical Center in Torrance, CA...
Per Diem Employment Shift: Variable Schedule: On Call
The MENTOR Network | Taunton, MA
Massachusetts MENTOR is seeking Therapeutic Mentors for Per Diem opportunities across Massachusetts. As a Therapeutic Mentor (Family Support Specialist) you will coordinate the development and impleme...
Parkland Health & Hospital System | Dallas, TX
Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you’ll be part ...
The Herald-Mail Company | Hagerstown, MD
Apr 17, 2019. Washington County DSS Healthcare/ Dental Jobs from Herald Mail Media...
The Legal Aid Society | New York, NY
Medicaid and charitable grants Network with mental health, vocational and educational agencies Advocate with...
Visiting Nurse Service of New York | New York, NY
The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffol...
Master's Degree Required
Vanderbilt University Medical Center | Nashville, TN
Check this great job opportunity, Social Worker II (LMSW) - Addiction HUB in Nashville, TN. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Durham County | Durham, NC
Provide services for other Counties/States (Assists/ICPC) including monitoring placement of a child through conducting home visits, completing home assessments and redaction of child welfare files whe...
Full Time $39,600-$71,280 per year Bachelor's Degree Required Department: Social Services (DSS)
Scripps Health | San Diego, CA
We are seeking a compassionate, motivated Clinical Social Worker to join our team at Scripps Mercy Hospital...
Spectrum Healthcare Resources | Fort Belvoir, VA
Spectrum Healthcare Resources has a full time opening for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital in Springfield, Virginia...
Texas Health Resources | Dallas, TX
Seeks to hire a Care Transition Manager Social Worker to work Full-time at (Texas Health...
Swedish Medical Center | Seattle, WA
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Clinical… Social Worker (Per Diem, Day Shift) to work in Case Management at Swedish First Hill in...
Per Diem Employment Clinical Social Worker – Case Management Relief
HCA | Miami, FL
Job Code: 26110-11116 Full-time Days (rotating weekends) Social Worker – Per Diem Mercy Hospital...
Full Time Per Diem Employment
UnitedHealth Group | Dallas, TX
Transportation Specialist – Dallas, TX
BIDMC(Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center) | Westwood, MA
Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization (BIDCO) is a value-based physician and hospital network and an Accountable Care Organization (ACO). With its corporate office located in Westwood, Mass., BIDCO ...
Full Time Contract Employment
Lee Health | Fort Myers, FL
The social work practice that occurs in hospitals and other health care settings to facilitate health, prevent illness and aid physically ill patients and their families to resolve the social and psyc...
Full Time Category: Professional Department: Care Management Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM Schedule: Days
Fresenius Medical Care | MEMPHIS, TN
Provide your personal attention and kindness, professional insight, and a generosity of spirit. Offer expertise and encouragement. Enhance each patient’s future—as well as your own...
Masters in Social Work