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Social Workers

About this career

£34,237

Median salary

New workers start around £18,577.38. Normal pay is £34,237 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £49,274.84.

24

Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

About this career

  • Participates in training and supervision.
  • Gives evidence in court.
  • Keeps case records, prepares reports and participates in team meetings.
  • Organises support and develops care plans to address service users’ needs.
  • Arranges for further counselling or assistance in the form of financial or material help.
  • Undertakes and writes up assessments to specified standards.
  • Interviews individuals and groups to assess and review the nature and extent of difficulties.
  • Liaises with other health and social care professionals and agencies to identify those in need and at risk within the local community.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

The number of unique job postings in your area that have listed this skill in the last year.

Skills

Job postings

Active Listening
70
Reading Comprehension
67
Speaking
67
Writing
65
Monitoring
64
Learning Strategies
62
Critical Thinking
62
Active Learning
61
Mathematics
25
Science
21

Substance Misuse

  • Course code: CASM
  • Level: 1
  • Qualification: Award
  • Awarding body: Northern Council for Further Education (NCFE)
  • Duration: Four weeks
  • Course type: Short course

Health and Science (T-Prep Foundation Programme)

  • Course code: TPHCS
  • Level: 2
  • Qualification: College Certificate
  • Awarding body: City College Plymouth
  • Duration: One year
  • Course type: Full-time

Health, Social Care and Social Work

  • Course code: BELFT
  • Level: 3
  • Qualification: Access, Diploma
  • Awarding body: Cambridge Access Validating Agency (CAVA)
  • Duration: One year
  • Course type: FREE (Eligibility Applies), Full-time, Part-time
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