Social Work Assistant Jobs in Illinois

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Briar Place Nursing and Rehabilitation - La Grange, IL
Briar Place Nursing and Rehabilitation - SSA Job DutiesInventory all resident's items, this include admissions, discharges, room changes, and current residents. SSA's are responsible for...
1 day ago
CJE SeniorLife - Skokie, IL
The Social Services Assistant will be responsible for coordinating Zoom Care Conferences and supporting the Social Services department in a variety of administrative duties....
1 day ago
Belmont Village, L.P. - Buffalo Grove, IL
Hiring Immediately 11:30am-8:00pm Shift Full-Time Position 32-40/hours per week $15/hr, plus quarterly bonus after 6-months of service Earn bonuses and prizes based on performance and attendance...
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2 days ago Belmont Village, L.P.
Children's Home and Aid - Chicago, IL
Childrens Home & Aid invites you to join our team of mission-driven staff who share a common vision: an equitable world where all children and families thrive in strong communities. As a leading...
1 day ago
Childrens Home Aid - Chicago, IL
Job Information Childrens Home and Aid Case Aide in Chicago, Illinois Description Childrens Home & Aid invites you to join our team of mission-driven staff who share a common vision: an equitable...
4 days ago
Christian Horizons Incorporated - Springfield, IL
Participate in the team care plan meetings to incorporate social service plans and goals into Residents care plans as needed....
4 days ago
Csig Holding Company - Waukegan, IL
Job Information CSIG Holding Company Activity Assistant in Waukegan, Illinois Life Enrichment Assistant The Life Enrichment Assistant assists in planning and performing life enrichment activities...
5 days ago
Csig Holding Company - North Chicago, IL
Job Information CSIG Holding Company Activity Assistant in North Chicago, Illinois Life Enrichment Assistant The Life Enrichment Assistant assists in planning and performing life enrichment...
5 days ago
Belmont Village, L.P. - Chicago, IL
Looking for a fun-filled and engaging work experience? Well this is it! FT 1st Shift 9am to 5:30pm PT 1st Shift 9am to 5:30pm Access to Earned Pay $17 an hour Earn Bonuses and prizes based on...
5 days ago
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago - Chicago, IL
As a participant in the Senior Aides Program, you will provide a wide array of administrative, clerical and other support services which are contingent upon the needs of the assigned location...
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7 days ago Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago - Arlington Heights, IL
Essential Functions* of the position are detailed below and include any physical requirements checked below: 1. Handles a wide array of administrative tasks to ensure compliance with...
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8 days ago Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago - Waukegan, IL
Essential Functions* of the position are detailed below, and include any physical requirements below that. 1. Handles a wide array of administrative tasks to ensure compliance with...
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8 days ago Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago - Round Lake, IL
Refers clients to community resources as needed for housing, employment and basic needs and advocates for their needs. 6....
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8 days ago Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
Christian Horizons - Springfield, IL
Participate in the team care plan meetings to incorporate social service plans and goals into Residents care plans as needed....
9 days ago
Lutheran Social Services of IL - Savoy, IL
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI), is a leading not-for-profit organization providing healing, justice and wholeness to people and communities....
13 days ago

Demographic Data for Illinois

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Social Work Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Social Work Practice: Advocating Social Justice and Change
In this course, you will learn how social workers in the United States engage in creating change and supporting the resilience of individuals, families and communities in this new era. Learners...

Visualizing Women's Work: Using Art Media for Social Justice
Discover the historical erasure of womens work through social justice art

Public art has often ignored the work and legacy of minorities and women, but recently there has been a welcome...


Social Service Assistant

Social Service Assistants are members of interdisciplinary health care teams within the LTC facility. They work under the supervision of licensed social workers and other staff who have more...


Salary for Social Work Assistant Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Social Work Assistant jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.

$34,885

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Social Work Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Social Work Assistants in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (47.2%)
  • Master's Degree (36.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (2.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.2%)
  • Some College (0.7%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Social Work Assistants in Illinois
  • None (37.4%)
  • 1-2 years (21.0%)
  • 2-4 years (19.9%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.0%)
  • 4-6 years (3.6%)

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