Students learn about career opportunities at third annual Social Work Career Day

The Department of Social Work and the UAB Career Center joined together to host the Third Annual Social Work Career Day at the Hill Student Center on March 5, 2019.

The UAB Department of Social Work and UAB Career Center joined together to host the Third Annual Social Work Career Day at the Hill Student Center on March 5, 2019. Students learned about various employment and career opportunities that social work offers, made connections, and met potential field agencies and future employers.

Thirty-one agencies and about 70 students participated in and benefited from the event. The participating agencies were:

  • Alabama Clinical Schools
  • Alabama Department of Public Health
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Birmingham
  • Birmingham AIDS Outreach
  • Birmingham City Schools
  • Children's Aid Society
  • Chilton Shelby Mental Health
  • CJFS
  • Family Court of Jefferson County
  • Fellowship house
  • Gateway
  • GLENWOOD
  • Guideway Care
  • Home Instead Senior Care
  • Impact America
  • Jefferson County Public Defender's Office
  • Jessie's Place
  • Lifeline Children's Services
  • Mountain Lakes Behavioral Healthcare
  • OASIS
  • Peace Corps
  • State of Alabama Department of Human Resources
  • The Bell Center
  • The Learning Tree
  • UAB Medical West
  • UAB Obstetrics/Gynecology - Maternity Services
  • United Way of Central Alabama, Inc.
  • US Army Health Care Recruiting
  • Veteran Infrastructure Products
  • VIVA Health
  • YMCA Camp Cosby

You can see some images from the event below, and more on the UAB College of Arts and Sciences Facebook page!