Social Work Jobs Search and Information
Welcome to the social work jobs area of Careworx. You can find and apply for opportunities easily using the search bar above. Type ‘Social Work’ into the keyword box and enter your location to find work in your area.
You can also browse our Social Work Jobs Directory.
Our aim is to offer as many positions as possible from every source available by opening our doors to advertisers of all sizes. If you can’t find what you are looking for please register your details and our team will continue to source opportunities in your area.
Overview of the Social Work role
Social work jobs are in place to help the vulnerable. This could involve work with children, families, adoption/fostering, learning disabilities, homeless and so forth. Often working in difficult circumstances you must be empathetic to others, able to communicate at all levels effectively and concise in the advice or recommendations that you offer. Most importantly you will need to be highly organised.
Working to GSCC codes of practice a social worker will need to report findings with accuracy. Through investigation you will make assessments that determine which package of care to provide, or what action needs taking.
Social Work Jobs Settings
Social work by essence is essential to society. By helping people support themselves, or overcome adversity, you can make a huge difference to their lives. Social Workers will operate in a variety of settings and with a broad case load of clients.
Many social work jobs are typically government based. There are also many more private vacancies available in today’s job market. Charities, hospitals and private care providers also value the skill and knowledge a Qualified Social Worker can offer and you will find permanent and locum work available in all areas.
Many specialised agencies constantly seek good social workers for ongoing contract work and these jobs are generally well paid, offering an excellent opportunity to gain experience across a broad range of settings before moving into a permanent role.
Regardless of your path, there is always a need for social services in society and the work you do remains essential to many.
Search and apply for social work jobs at Careworx today.