Social Work Careers

 The listing below offers examples of possible career paths for social work professionals and is not meant to be comprehensive.

  • Adult Probation Officer
  • Benefits Specialist
  • Case Manager
  • Casework Supervisor
  • CEO- of human services organization
  • Child Advocate
  • Child Welfare Worker
  • Clinical Social Worker
  • Community Organizer
  • Community Services Board Director
  • Community Social Worker
  • Community Volunteer Coordinator
  • Congress person
  • Consumer Advocate
  • Correctional Case Manager
  • Criminologist
  • Direct Service Coordinator
  • Eligibility Worker
  • Employment Specialist
  • Family Caseworker
  • Family Service Worker
  • FEMA Applicant Assistance Officer
  • Foster Care / Adoption Agent
  • Geriatric Social Worker
  • Hospice Director
  • Housing Advocate
  • Industrial Social Worker
  • Juvenile Probation Counselor
  • Learning Center Director
  • Legislator
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Outcomes and Research Coordinator
  • Outreach Coordinator
  • Patient Advocate
  • Prevention Specialist
  • Psychotherapist
  • Probation/ Parole Officer
  • Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Public Health Social Worker
  • Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Researcher
  • Residential Counselor
  • School Social Worker
  • Social Group Worker
  • Social Welfare Administrator
  • Social Work Educator
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Youth Service Coordinator

Who employs Social Work graduates?

Adoption Agencies
Advocacy Groups
Area Agencies on Aging
Child & Adult Day Care Centers
Child Welfare Agencies
Colleges and Universities
Community Development Settings
Community Mental Health Centers
Correctional Institutions
Court Systems
Developmental Disabilities Services
Domestic Violence Program
Drug and Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities
Early Intervention Programs
Employee Assistance Programs
Family Preservation Agencies
Family Service Agencies
Federal & State Government Agencies
Foster Care Agencies and Group Homes
Head Start Centers

HIV/AIDS Centers
Home Health Agencies
Homeless Shelters
International Aid Organizations
Juvenile and Domestic Relations Courts
Legal Services Agencies
Non-Profit Agencies
Nursing Homes
Police Departments
Probation Departments
Political Parties
Public and Private School Systems
Refugee Relief Organizations
Religious Service Organizations
Residential Treatment Facilities
Retirement Communities
Senior Centers
Social Services Agencies
Victim Services Centers
Vocational Rehabilitation Services


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