Special Needs Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Social Care

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Special Needs Skills List in Social Care

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Special Needs role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Special Needs job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 43% of Special Needs job descriptions contained carer as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

carer
43%
support worker
43%
social worker
36%
support assistant
36%
support manager
36%
care management
29%
care support worker
29%
guidance councillor
29%
support coordinator
29%
youth support
29%
youth worker
29%
care coordinator
29%
care support
15%
sen
15%
senior care worker
15%
senior carer
15%
senior support worker
15%
residential
15%
childcare
15%
complex needs
15%
care assistant
8%
nursery
8%
care team manager
8%
care team supervisor
8%
care worker
8%
colchester
8%
lsa
8%
essex
8%
support provision supervisor
8%
lsw
8%
graduate
8%
support supervisor
8%
mental health support
8%
nights
8%
social care
8%
special educational needs
8%
assistants
8%
teaching assistant
8%
care
8%
special needs
8%
care manager
8%
support workers
8%
social care manager
8%
young people
8%
night staff
8%
physical disability
8%
assistant service manager
8%
colchester essex
8%
assistant support manager
8%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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