Career prospects

Bachelor programme Social Work

There are as many different areas of employment in social work as there are social challenges. Graduates of the programme are qualified to provide counselling and support to the users of social work services.

Prospective career options

  • 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
  • Inclusion in the workplace, employment support
  • Social work and social counselling in the workplace
  • Employment initiatives
  • Social work with people with disabilities
  • Social work with older people
  • Community work
  • Psychosocial services
  • Trustee work
  • Women’s refuge work
  • Counselling and advocacy for immigrants
  • Debt counselling
  • Support for people who are homeless
  • Health counselling and social work in hospitals
  • Addiction counselling and prevention
  • Social work in courts, victim support
  • Development cooperation