The Roles of the Social Worker
In doing their day-to-day work, a social
worker is expected to be knowledgeable and
skillful in a variety of roles. The role that
is selected and used should ideally be the role
that is most effective with a particular client,
in the particular circumstances.
Social worker may be involved in a few or
all of these roles depending on the nature
of their job, and the approach to practice
that they use.