Career Prospects

Bachelor programme Social Work

Occupational fields of social work are as diverse as social challenges. Graduates are qualified for counselling and supporting work with service users.

The possibilities for employment are, amongst others:

  • Children, youth and family social services
  • Child protection centres and youth centres
  • Social work in schools
  • Probation assistance
  • Conflict resolution
  • Street work and mobile youth work
  • Integration in the workplace, work assistance
  • Social work and social counselling in the workplace
  • Employment initiatives
  • Social work with people with disabilities
  • Social work with senior citizens
  • Community work
  • Psycho-social services
  • Trustee work
  • Women’s refuges
  • Counselling and advocacy with immigrants
  • Debt counselling
  • Support for people who are homeless
  • Health counselling and social work in hospitals
  • Addiction counselling and prevention
  • Social work in courts and victim support
  • Development co-operation