social services policy officer


Social services policy officers research, analyse and develop social services policies and implement these policies and services to improve circumstances of disadvantaged and vulnerable members of society such as children and elderly people. They work in the administration of social services and stay in contact with organisations and other stakeholders and provide them with regular updates.

Alternative label

  • social policy analyst

  • social policy specialist

  • social policy researcher

  • policy officer, social services

  • social policy development officer

  • policy officer at social services

  • social policy officer

  • social policy advisor

  • social services policy advisor

  • social services policy researcher

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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