Professional assistant in the social security

Social security services are pursued by professional workers and professional assistants.

Professional assistants in social security are workers who pursue individual social security services and have finished:

  • social programmes of education (higher education, high education or university education) and completed the traineeship and passed professional examination in the field of employment, education, health care, justice and public administration and have adequate professional references and work experience in the field of social security or
  • other education programmes, or who acquired adequate vocational qualification and usually implement individual tasks and jobs through the direct work with the users of social security services or activities and who have proved their qualification for professional work.

Professional workers and professional assistants are obliged to regularly participate in education and training programmes.

Last updated: 27. 11. 2015