Roles within Social Services
Below are some of the jobs that are available in the Social Services Sector.
Social Work Team Manager
As a Social Work Team Manager, you’ll be responsible for the day to day management of a social work team.
As a Social Worker, you’ll aim to improve the lives of the people you work with. You’ll support people through social and personal difficulties, while promoting their human rights and well-being.
Approved Mental Health Professional
An Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) undertakes specialist functions and duties on behalf of local authorities, under the Mental Health Act. One of the main functions of an AMHP is to coordinate Mental Health Act assessments for people who may need to be admitted to hospital due to having a severe mental disorder that may […]
Social Services Practitioner
As a Social Services Assistant, you’ll work in partnership with other professionals and agencies to promote person-centred outcomes for individuals with care and support needs and within communities. This job is sometimes called a ‘Social Services Practitioner’.
Director of Social Services
As Director of Social Services, you’ll be responsible for the service, providing strategic leadership and direction. You’ll ensure high quality service delivery for children, families and older people.
Head of Adults’ Services
As the Head of Adults’ Service, you’ll set strategic direction, objectives and aims, ensuring high quality professional assessment, care planning and service delivery for adults and older people.
Job vacancies in care
Wales needs more social care workers.
Many people working in social care have made the jump from jobs such as hospitality or retail. Use your transferable skills and apply for roles in your area now.