Welfare Support Worker
Work with disadvantaged members of the community and help people improve their lives and reach their personal goals.
GOTAFE offers one or more courses to prepare you for a career in this industry. Follow the prompts below to find the right path for you.
Once you’ve completed your Certificate III
You may choose to continue your studies at university to become qualified in social work or human services.
Help people to live their best lives
Support your clients through emotional, financial, and health matters to help them improve their quality of life. Provide information and education about housing, finances, and other welfare issues, and connect your clients to community services and support programs. You’ll develop important relationships with your clients, becoming a trusted source of information and support, and helping them to solve problems and develop new practices to support their lifestyle goals.
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