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social work assistant





Social work assistants are practice-based professionals who promote social change and development, social cohesion, and the empowerment and liberation of people. Social work assistants assist guiding staff, helping clients to use services to claim benefits, access community resources, find jobs and training, obtain legal advice or deal with other local authority departments. They assist and work together with social workers.

Alternative Labels

social work assistant

support work assistant team member

support worker assistant

social work assistant practitioner

support work assistant practitioner

social work assistant team member

assistant social worker

assistant support worker

social work team assistant

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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