Social Service Worker Resume Samples

A Social Service Worker will help people in solving and coping with their problems. A well-drafted Social Service Worker Resume will focus on duties like –identifying clients who need help or support, assessing client’s needs and strengths, developing plans for improving client’s well being, responding to crises situation, helping clients get resources, following up with clients to make sure their situations have improved, assessing services provided to check its efficiency, and advocating clients.

To be successful in this career line, candidates have to depict the following skills and abilities – strong communication skills, plenty of resilience, the ability to be flexible and practical, good listening and observation skills; and plenty of knowledge about social work and public services. A bachelor’s degree or an associate’s degree in the field of Social Work is the most common qualification for this post.

Social Service Worker Resume example

Social Service Worker - Temporary Resume

Headline : Competent, confident, and organized Social Service Worker with considerable, diverse experience augmented by formal education in Psychology and administrative training. Seeking for an opportunity in the field of communication to utilize skills for the growth of the organization and upgrade the skills and knowledge in the communication sector.

Skills : Literacy, Numeracy, Computer Literacy, Communication, Team Worker, Leadership, Independent, Critical Thinking, Problem-Solving, Research, Information Finding, Interpersonal, Great Time Management.

Description :

    1. Provide a mental health service to individuals; which includes a comprehensive assessment, referral for clinical treatment, coordination of linkages to other appropriate community service providers, advocacy, and, as warranted, case management service.
    2. Develop an assessment of the client in collaboration with the supervisor, community partners, the client, family members, and significant others.
    3. Serve as liaisons between students, homes, schools, family services, child guidance clinics, courts, protective services, doctors, and other contacts, to help children who face problems such as disabilities, abuse, or poverty.
    4. Develop and review service plans in consultation with clients, and perform follow-ups assessing the quantity and quality of services provided.
    5. Counsel students whose behavior, school progress, or mental or physical impairment indicate a need for assistance, diagnosing students' problems and arranging for needed services.
    6. Refer clients to community resources for services such as job placement, debt counseling, legal aid, housing, medical treatment, or financial assistance, and provide concrete information, such as where to go and how to apply.
    7. Address legal issues, such as child abuse and discipline, assisting with hearings and providing testimony to inform custody arrangements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Social Service Worker I Resume

Summary : Social Service Worker I, education and experience in several different fields of social work, which has provided me with the ability to quickly assess multiple situations. Possess strong investigative skills, medical background, communication skills, amazing customer service skills, organizational skills, self-motivation, and time management skills.

Skills : Social Services, Substance Abuse Counselor, Interpersonal, Great Time Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for performing intakes by screening and evaluating clinical information obtained by telephone contact with frail, seriously ill and disabled clients and their families, hospitals, home health agencies, physicians, Adult Protective Services, long-term care facilities, and rehabilitation centers.
    2. Extensive ability to recognize fraud and exploitation of the aging and disabled community.
    3. Administer a face to face comprehensive tool assessing the medical condition, cognitive and functional impairments, including dementia, mental health problems, alcohol and drug problems, and environmental hazards, and formal and informal support systems.
    4. Design a comprehensive plan of care for individual clients dealing with all complex medical and psychosocial needs of the client in consultation with the client, R.N., physicians, physical and occupational therapists, mental health professionals and informal support systems.
    5. Determine provider services (home health agency) and the level and frequency of services for individual clients.
    6. Provide on-going face-to-face and telephone-based case management services with the client for crisis intervention as needed.
    7. Monitors and authorizes services and expenditures for individual clients by examining and reconciling monthly fiscal and service reports.
    8. Maintain clinical client records in accordance with state and federal standards and regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate


Assistant Social Service Worker Resume

Headline : To become a successful professional and to work in an innovative and competitive environment. To contribute to the progress of the company through hard work, dedication and team spirit. To secure a challenging position where one can efficiently contribute the organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Case Management, Needs Assessment, Intake Procedures

Description :

    1. Requests information to determine client eligibility or needs and forwards requests for approval to appropriate staff in accordance with established procedures.
    2. Provides information regarding resources, assistance, and services available to the applicant and may visit with client and family members in their homes to determine client needs and provide family and/or parent behavior modification counseling.
    3. Schedules initial intake conference with client and/or family members, following eligibility determination, to obtain written and oral information regarding the psychiatric, psychological, medical background, financial status, and other previous professional recommendations.
    4. Evaluates requests and professional findings, in accordance with policies and procedures, and initiates procedures to grant, modify, deny, or terminate eligibility for assistance with recommendations and options for services, referring a client to alternative sources, or preparing additional requests for evaluation and assistance.
    5. Writes an individualized plan of care and contacts participating in private and public service providers for assistance.
    6. Interprets policy and ensures compliance with state and federal laws, regulations, legal mandates, action plans, and policies.
    7. Serve as a liaison to other divisions and agencies to develop policies and procedures for community-based programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Social Service Worker - Part Time Resume

Headline : To have a challenging position that will utilize my experience and unique abilities. A high-impact leadership position requiring creative and innovative approaches to problem-solving, strategy development and fulfillment of the personal goals. To pursue a career in fields that would help to obtain a meaningful and challenging position, that enables to learn new things and allows for advancement.

Skills : Proficient in Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook, Discharge Planning, Resource Referral, Documentation, Progress Notes.

Description :

    1. Assist single parents, arrange adoptions, and find foster homes for abandoned or abused children.
    2. Interview clients to assess their situations, capabilities, and problems, to determine what services are required to meet their needs.
    3. Address legal issues, such as child abuse and discipline, assisting with hearings and providing testimony to inform custody arrangements.
    4. Evaluate personal characteristics and home conditions of a foster home or adoption applicants.
    5. Serve as liaisons between students, homes, schools, family services, child guidance clinics, courts, protective services, doctors, and other contacts, to help children who face problems such as disabilities, abuse, or poverty.
    6. Place children in foster or adoptive homes, institutions, or medical treatment centers Provide, find, or arrange for support services, such as childcare, homemaker service, prenatal care, substance abuse treatment, job training, counseling, or parenting classes, to prevent more serious problems from developing.
    7. Refer clients to community resources for services such as job placement, debt counseling, legal aid, housing, medical treatment, or financial assistance, and provide concrete information, such as where to go and how to apply.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Junior Social Service Worker Resume

Objective : Junior Social Service Worker, driven to explore new areas for business development. A zest for knowledge & always upfront to learn new things. To obtain a challenging position in the area of retailing and hospitality and strive for excellence with dedication, proactive approach, positive attitude, and passion towards the work that will fully utilize the logical and reasoning abilities in the best possible way for the fulfillment of personal and organizational goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office Certification. Shorthand, Literacy, Numeracy, Computer Literacy, Communication, Team Worker

Description :

    1. Gathers all necessary information from the referent in order to process the referral.
    2. Determines if a CPS or other type of case shall be opened using practice guideline definitions, staffing, and other methods.
    3. Determines which priority will be assigned to the CPS case.
    4. Processes police report to document into SAFE and determine if they meet the criteria to open a CPS case.
    5. Preparing daily meals, assisting with housework such as dishes, sweeping/vacuuming, and laundry, providing transportation to the grocery store and doctor's appointments, and assisting with any other daily needs.
    6. Investigate claims of abuse and neglect of children and/or maintain a caseload of children/families who have previously been determined to require the protective assistance services of the agency as determined appropriate.
    7. Prepare child-related cases for court and meet procedural deadlines governing the management of social services cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters Of Social Work

Social Service Worker/Incharge Resume

Objective : Multi-faceted, efficient, and reliable Social Service Worker/Incharge with 3+ years of experience with people and providing help and support. Proficient in standard office desktop software. Diversified skill sets covering administrative support, client relations, writing, human resources and recruiting, account management. Excellent interpersonal, phone, and digital communication skills.

Skills : Customer Service, Data Entry, Typing, Insurance Verification, Interpersonal Skills

Description :

    1. Provided multifaceted supervision and case management to a large portfolio of more than 50 family cases.
    2. Assessed individual client situations and provided comprehensive service and support to address both the immediate and long-term needs of referred families.
    3. Maintained the highest level of confidentiality when working with clients.
    4. Quickly responded to crises and emergency situations during all hours.
    5. Testified in court regarding family progress. Referred clients to beneficial community services and service organizations.
    6. Oversee and train case managers to provide financial assistance, food and clothing vouchers to clients, case management for shelter residents, prepare schedules and write grant proposals.
    7. Responsible for helping families assess their strengths and needs and coordinating treatment plans based on those identified needs and strengths and the family's goals 
    8. Arranging visitation for families and their children Monitoring placements to ensure children's needs were addressed by their placements.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Social Service Worker - Intern Resume

Objective : Social Service Worker, skilled in professional Social Work, case management, evaluations and assessments, management, training and teaching, surveys and interviews, group meetings, team leadership, and related administrative duties including strong customer service skills. A reliable and dependable and often seek new responsibilities within a wide range of employment areas.

Skills : Literacy, Numeracy, Computer Literacy, Communication, Team Worker, Leadership, Independent

Description :

    1. Under direct supervision, provides families with preventive services including, but not limited to, child protection, services.
    2. Facilitates linkage to resources appropriate to the needs of the individual and families including individual/group counseling, education, and referral to community services.
    3. Makes home visits, assesses the need for services and provides ongoing family-based services.
    4. Assist with developing objectives and case plans, observers supervised visits.
    5. Research and complete 161 packets for termination of parental rights.
    6. Complete opening and closing CQA for family services, along with presentation summaries.
    7. Investigated complaints of abuse, developed court reports, maintain current and confidential case records, facilitates the intake of clients by obtaining demographics, historical and clinical information.
    8. Develop service objectives and service plans; make appropriate referrals on behalf of clients, working with team members to find the best services for clients, assisted team members with what was needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Volunteer Social Service Worker Resume

Headline : Highly trustworthy and ethical Volunteer Social Service Worker. Self-starter with drive, initiative and a positive attitude. Capable in the completion of given work, effective at multi-tasking. Profound ability to analyze the problem and identify the solution with Strong analyses and resolving power. A very proficient, creative and energetic team player. Strong ability to deal with the queries and problems and also resolve them.

Skills : Microsoft, Analytical Skills, Team Building, Bilingual, Computer Skills, Strong Work Ethic, Strong Communication Skills, Strong Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted staffing meetings and communicated with residents and family members regarding the resident's care.
    2. Completed required company and state-regulated forms.
    3. Established positive working relationships with staff.
    4. Knowledge of Medicaid and Medicare benefits.
    5. Supervised the social work department, developed procedures, found placement for residents and held meetings with the state during the time of closure.
    6. Provided social service assistance to clients in the following areas: food, lodging, clothing, furniture, and financial assistance; interviewed clients to determine need and eligibility to receive services; prepare and complete client records, ensure compliance with program policies and procedures.
    7. Answer client's questions and help figure out problems they may be having with their Medicaid.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Social Service Worker Resume

Summary : To quickly and effectively connect with people in a meaningful way. It would also include opportunities for providing education, outreach, and support to a variety of populations and working within a collaborative team that shares the desire to make the world a better place for those who are often marginalized.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing, Telephone Skills, Word, Workers Compensation, Human Resources, Insurance Verification, Policy Development.

Description :

    1. Manage case-load of 20-25 children and foster families to ensure the provision of quality care and services dedicated to the treatment, restoration, and empowerment of children, youth, and families.
    2. Advocate for clients to ensure that their best interests aren't lost within the bureaucracy of the child welfare system.
    3. Collaborate with county caseworkers to develop a comprehensive plan for successful case management.
    4. Develop and monitor the implementation of service plans and complete the necessary paperwork for chart maintenance.
    5. Identify and recruit potential foster parents.
    6. Provide de-escalation and remediation training to current foster parents.
    7. Coordinate visitation, mental health appointments, doctor appointments, and other services for foster youth.
    8. Participated in ongoing training to maintain a license and to enhance knowledge of relevant mental health topics.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Social Service Worker II Resume

Summary : Good team player with a client-centric mindset, people management skills. An articulate communicator combining strong interpersonal, negotiation, problem-solving, relationship management, analytical and decision-making capabilities. An energetic professional with experience in delivering over and beyond the client expectations, looking to secure a job in a well-established organization with a creative and challenging environment.

Skills : Case Planning And Management, Client Advocacy, Community Client Relations, Community Outreach, Fundraising

Description :

    1. Responsible for ensuring adult and child safety.
    2. Duties include case management, investigations of abuse and neglect, developing case plans, interacting with community partners, advocating for client services, licensing homes and developing court reports.
    3. Achieved a positive record in student enrollment in college and job training programs among clients.
    4. Collaborated with the local mayor to declare a national awareness holiday for the elderly and disabled.
    5. Secured numerous donations for the elderly.
    6. Served as the independent living coordinator who is responsible for preparing youth for living independently.
    7. Met with residents and families to address concerns and complaints related to the resident's care, formulated a plan of action to resolve any issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Business Administration

Social Service Worker Resume

Objective : To evolve into a hardworking and sincere profession, contributing to the success of the organization and at the same time enhance the knowledge and develop the communication, managerial and interpersonal skills. To be a part of an organization that promotes term effort and provides an opportunity for value-based grown as well as career.

Skills : Donor Relations, Licensing Homes, Staff Development And Supervision, Interagency Partnership.

Description :

    1. Establishing behavioral modification goals and assess progress toward goals.
    2. Acted as the service worker for children residing in residential care facilities.
    3. Provided an informational link between Butterfield Youth Services and the Division of Family Services.
    4. Worked with individuals to set goals and review progress.
    5. Completed family assessments or investigation and evaluated a family's need for services.
    6. Developed and implemented programs to better care for and provide for the children and families served.
    7. Provided consultation with family members, staff and children/young adults.
    8. Prepared monthly, written plans and maintained accurate records and files to assist with the Department of Human Services' yearly inspection.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters of Science