Social Work Assistant Jobs in Topeka, KS

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Department of Veterans Affairs - Topeka, KS
status Yes Promotion Potential 9 Job family (Series) 0186 Social Services Aid And Assistant Similar jobs Assistants, Social Service Social Service Assistants Requirements Help Requirements Conditions...
5 days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Topeka, KS
The Supervisory Social Services Assistant serves as the first level supervisor for all other Social Services Assistants within the VCL....
8 days ago
KVC Health Systems - Topeka, KS
The Family Support Worker will: provide direct services to children and families to assist fellow Case Managers, Therapists and Supervisors within the team assist in researching community resources...
10 days ago

Demographic Data for Topeka, KS

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Social Work Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Social Work: Research
Understand social work research through the critical examination of the methods and organization of the ever-expanding professional literature associated with social work practice. The field of...

Diversity and Social Justice in Social Work
In this social sciences course, you will develop a framework for: Engaging diversity and differences in social work practice. Advancing human rights and social and economic justice. We will...

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...

Salary for Social Work Assistant Jobs in Topeka, KS

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

$37,111

Licensing / Certification

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

Highest Education Level

Social Work Assistants in Topeka, KS offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.9%)
  • Master's Degree (36.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (2.7%)
  • 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 Topeka, KS
  • 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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