Social and Human Service Assistants

Social and Human Service Assistants

Assist in providing client services in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, or social work, including support for families. May assist clients in identifying and obtaining available benefits and social and community services. May assist social workers with developing, organizing, and conducting programs to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation, or dependent care.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Dependability * Self Control * Concern for Others * Cooperation * Stress Tolerance * Attention to Detail * Adaptability/Flexibility * Social Orientation * Independence

Representative Tasks * Keep records or prepare reports for owner or management concerning visits with clients. * Provide information or refer individuals to public or private agencies or community services for assistance. * Submit reports and review reports or problems with superior.


Health Care & Social Assistance, Government, Other Services (Except Public Administration),

Job Family Community and Social Service

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