Social Work Assistant Jobs in South Portland, ME

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Portland, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
Job Information State of Maine, Bureau of Human Resources Case Aide Child Welfare in Portland, Maine Case Aide Child Welfare Portland, Maine, United States | Human Services | Full-time Apply by: Aug...
10 days ago
First Atlantic Health Care - Freeport, ME (19 miles from South Portland, ME)
This position reports to the Social Services Director/Manager....
14 days ago
Woodfords Family Services - South Portland, ME
Foster Family Support Worker** **Part-time Position - T****herapeutic Foster Care** South Portland **$13.00 to $14.50 Hourly** **Woodfords has part-time employment opportunities for compassionate,...
45+ days ago
Woodfords Family Services - Windham, ME (12 miles from South Portland, ME)
Foster Family Support Worker Part-time Position - Therapeutic Foster Care Windham $13.00 to $14.50 Hourly Woodfords has part-time employment opportunities for compassionate, energetic people who...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for South Portland, ME

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25,175
1,199
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Social Work Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Social Work Practice: Advocating Social Justice and Change
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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 South Portland, ME

This is the average annual salary for Social Work Assistant jobs in South Portland, ME as reported by the BLS.

$36,920

Licensing / Certification

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

Highest Education Level

Social Work Assistants in South Portland, ME offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (47.2%)
  • Master's Degree (36.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.7%)
  • High School or GED (4.1%)
  • 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 South Portland, ME
  • 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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