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Recent employment opportunities open to social workers include:
Employee Assistance Program Regional Manager
Duties: Identify and resolve personal concerns that may affect work performance such as health, family, substance use or emotional issues and provide behavioral health expertise to employees and management.
Community Outreach and Corporate Philanthropy Manger
Duties: Foster relationships with local community based and nonprofit organizations and implement community outreach initiatives, encouraging employee participation to further the company’s philanthropic goals.
Equal Employment and Alternative Dispute Resolution Manager
Duties: Develop plans to ensure the achievement of equal employment opportunity goals and implement employee assistance programs that address the needs of women, people of color and people with disabilities.
Searching for Jobs Outside the Traditional Social Work Setting
At Pan American Bank in East Los Angeles, two USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work students helped build a financial literacy program to teach the predominantly Latino community how to become more financially savvy through budgeting and saving.
“I didn’t imagine I would have a job at a bank after graduation,” USC alum Mirna Beltran said. “I’ve always wanted to work with high school-age youth promoting secondary education, pushing them to go to college. Even though I’m working in a different capacity, I’m still informing students of their options.”
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