Sample Social Worker Resume Template

September 8, 2011

A social worker CV template should reflect enthusiasm in attending to problems of underprivileged or socially excluded. Organizational skills, strategic planning, budgetary responsibilities, client need assessment, ability to build relationships without getting emotionally involved are some of the basic factors that need to be highlighted. This CV template can be used by both a new entrant as well as an experienced person by modifying it to suit his or her needs.

Sample Social Worker Resume Template

Simon Jordan,

234 Bakersville Rd,

Lancashire

PR7 2AA

Mobile Number: 44 2343 5767

Telephone Number: 012345 86958

Career Objective

With over five years of experience in the field of social work, I am looking for a challenging post as a clinical social worker that will help enhance my knowledge and hone my skills. An excellent strategic planner, I bring freshness in approach whenever presented with a problem. Having great interpersonal skills, I am able to build relationships based on trust without getting involved emotionally.

Educational Background

Masters in Social Work, 2006

Bachelor in Social work, 2004

Work Experience

2007-Present: Clinical Social Worker, Fine Health

Responsibilities

  • Handled cases of child sexual abuse, child neglect and spouse abuse
  • Counseled and treated all such individuals
  • Clinical assessments of families, individuals and couples
  • Tried to gain in depth knowledge of personalities involved in abusive relations, the causes and consequences
  • Assessed, diagnosed and treated psychological illness through group therapy and individual one on one sessions
  • Created prevention support groups
  • Motivated and supported people through their therapy sessions
  • Documentation of all sessions and case studies

2004-2006: Clinical Social Worker Associate, Fine Health

Responsibilities

  • Worked with patients having complex psychosocial needs individually and in a group
  • Evaluated each patient and devised treatment plan
  • Coordinated with different agencies to ensure proper care of patients
  • Prepared advocacy material for patients with social and emotional problems
  • Maintained records as per laws
  • Counseled parents and patients on the various resources and policies
  • Maintained extensive documentation for legal action

Skills

  • Excellent motivator
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Sensitive to people‚Äôs problems and feelings
  • Can build relationships without getting too emotionally involved
  • Multilingual in Spanish, Hindi, Turkish and English
  • Great documentation skills

Achievements

Independently handled both individual and group therapy sessions

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