Registered Migration Australia
A social worker assesses the social needs of individuals, families and groups, assists and empowers people to develop and use the skills and resources needed to resolve social and other problems, and furthers human wellbeing and human rights, social justice and social development. Registration or licensing may be required. In Australia a social worker is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
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Group: 2725 Social Workers
The job of a social worker is to assess the social needs of individuals, families and groups, assist and empower people to develop and use the skills and resources needed to resolve social and other problems, and further human wellbeing and human rights, social justice and social development.
Most occupations in the social worker unit group (Group 2725) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Registration or licensing in Australia may be required as a social worker.
Occupations within the Social Worker Group
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for a Social Worker in Australia is $ 63,401 for male employees and $ 68,066 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 43.3 Females: 44.1 Persons: 43.9
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2725) Social workers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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