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education welfare officer





Education welfare officers address the social and psychological well-being of students. They counsel students concerning their personal issues that affect their school behaviour, performance and social life. These issues may range from attention deficit problems, to social and personal issues such as poverty or domestic and sexual abuse. Education welfare officers also handle the communication between the students, the parents and the school.

Alternative Labels

attendance welfare officer

school attendance officer

education and family engagement officer

social worker in schools

senior education welfare officer

school welfare officer

educational institution social worker

education engagement officer

social worker in education

social worker in education institutions

school social worker

school-based social worker

education social worker

education welfare practitioner

learning advisor

wellfare officer (education)

attendance support officer

education welfare officer

school based social worker

pastoral advisor

specialist school social worker

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:

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