Social Work Assistant Jobs in Virginia

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Together Lives Change - Hampton, VA
Services or related fields (Social Work, Human Services Counseling, Psychology, Sociology, Child Development, Special Education, Criminal Justice, etc.)...
1 day ago
Hanover County Government - Hanover, VA
Education, Experience and Training: High school diploma required (additional college coursework in the human services field preferred) with at least one years experience in a local Department of Social...
5 days ago
Trio Healthcare - Glen Allen, VA
Meet with administration, medical and nursing staff, and other related departments in planning social services, as directed....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Virginia

Moving to Virginia? Find some basic demographic data about Virginia below.


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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

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The Role of Personal Assistants in Disability Support
Improve working relationships between disabled people and personal assistants

Disabled people can now receive funding from their local authority to employ a personal assistant. While this gives...


Salary for Social Work Assistant Jobs in Virginia

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

$35,595

Licensing / Certification

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

Highest Education Level

Social Work Assistants in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (47.2%)
  • Master's Degree (36.1%)
  • 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 Virginia
  • 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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