Social service workers accompany groups, families and individuals experiencing personal, family or social issues. They help people defend their individual and collective rights and help them come up with solutions. As part of their duties, they may host groups, perform evaluations, do research and elaborate intervention plans. It is an essential profession where work is done within a multidisciplinary team. It is suitable for empathetic, discreet, respectful and vigilant people who want to help others. A job as a social service worker also requires communication and analytical skills.