Job Opportunities In Social Services

Many jobs are available to Social Service Worker Program Graduates.

Social Service Workers are in high demand! Social Service Jobs are often secured prior to completion of practicum as many are eager to hire additional Social Service Workers at their growing agencies and to respond to growing community need. According to Service Canada “Job prospects in this occupation are good.” In fact, the number of job opportunities in the helping professions has risen sharply over the past decade and due to a number of factors that rise will continue.

Graduates of Orca Institute Social Service Worker Diploma program will be well prepared for employment in any number of the following Social Service Jobs:

  • Community support worker
  • Halfway house worker
  • Outreach worker
  • Residential support worker
  • Recovery house worker
  • Supportive housing worker
  • Transition house worker
  • Shelter worker
  • Tenant support worker
  • Mental health worker
  • Concurrent disorders support worker
  • Addiction support worker
  • Street outreach worker
  • Hospice worker

Social Service Jobs are not only readily available but also allow graduates to enjoy a healthy salary upon graduation! Service Canada states that income for those employed in this field ranges from $39,300 – $50,300 per year.

You could be working in this rewarding field in less than a year. Contact us now to talk to an admissions counsellor.

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