There are now wide avenues for satisfying employment of successful social work students. In fact, the job opportunities for trained social workers are growing every year in today’s world of globalisation and liberalization and the salary package is very high. Some of the NGOs and INGOs where social workers are recruited are: GRAM VIKAS, UNDP, UNICEF, WHO, ACTION AID, CARE, OXFAM, CRY, CAPART, PRADN.

Jobs where the MSW degree would be useful:

  • Adult guidance worker
  • Marriage and Family
  • Counselor
  • Medical Social Worker
  • School Social Worker
  • Foster Care Social Worker
  • Child and Family Therapist
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Policy Analyst
  • Human Resources Coordinator/Specialist
  • Community development worker
  • Education consultant
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion officer
  • Housing manager/officer
  • Life coach Mediator
  • Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO)
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Youth Worker

Where Do Social Workers Work?

Social workers work in a variety of settings:

  • Family Services Agencies
  • Children’s aid Agencies
  • General and Psychiatric Hospitals
  • School Boards
  • Correctional Institutions
  • Welfare Administration Agencies
  • Federal and Provincial Departments
  • Freelancer