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21-1021.00    Child, Family, and School Social Workers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    13 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    3 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    2 matches


  • Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Social Worker
  • Adoption Social Worker
  • Certified Children, Youth, and Family Social Worker
  • Child Protective Services Social Worker (CPS Social Worker)
  • Child Welfare Social Worker
  • Delinquency Prevention Social Worker
  • Elementary School Social Worker
  • Foster Care Social Worker
  • Licensed Social Worker
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Protective Services Social Worker
  • School Social Worker

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Provide social services and assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children. May assist parents, arrange adoptions, and find foster homes for abandoned or abused children. In schools, they address such problems as teenage pregnancy, misbehavior, and truancy. May also advise teachers.


  • Conduct social research.
  • Counsel individuals, groups, families, or communities regarding issues including mental health, poverty, unemployment, substance abuse, physical abuse, rehabilitation, social adjustment, child care, or medical care.
  • Supervise other social workers.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Refer clients to community or social service programs.
  • Research social issues.