The social services sector is concerned with helping people and the jobs available provide a wide range of assistance, from money advice to caring for the elderly. Typical positions include those of social worker and benefits advice officer, and there are posts at all levels, including social work assistant, social work team leader and senior social work manager.
Care roles are also covered, and jobs can include residential care worker, senior care co-ordinator and regional fostering manager. Positions involving working with children through children’s services are varied and health-related posts include physiotherapists and nurse managers. Social services also employ legal experts and employees who deal with special needs and elderly people.Read More