Child Welfare Workers

By: Skylar Puckett

Daily actives:

They work with clients ,families and other workers.

Working conditions:

Have a high degree of social interaction. They work with clients, families, and other social workers.

Mostly work indoors in offices, but sometimes work outdoors when visiting clients.

Must be very exact in their work. Errors or omissions could endanger the health and safety of clients or others.

Generally have a set schedule each week.

Yearly wages:

Earn $33,230 - $43,520 per year


have a high school diploma or equivalent

have at least a bachelor's degree in social work

have a license

5 important skills and abilities

get along with people


not shy


good with kids

Recommenced core classes and electives


Computer Applications

Ethnic and Gender Studies



What is Social Work?