Based on 1,286 responses, the job of Social Worker has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.84 out of 5. On average, Social Workers are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Social Worker?
Pros: Helping others obtain housing and services they need to meet their. Needs.
Cons: Many different job functions, limited help at times.
"Pros and cons."
Pros: Flexable work shifts and meeting people . Helping people with disabilities re-integrate back into society.
Cons: Office work.
Pros: Serving families at risk of losing their children.
Cons: Families not connecting with the service offered.
"Hard work for little pay."
Keep learning...keep up with professional development.
Pros: Being a promoter of change for families and children.
Cons: Caseloads and pay.
Pros: Job Satisfaction, Experiential Learning, Challenging.
Pros: Optimizing old and developing new strategies to motivate people to solve problems. Flexibility to change is inspiring.
Cons: High workload and the administrative processes next to all the practical work create a high stress level.