Switch Careers for the Department of Human Services
After your layoff, you might think about finding a new career or about working in a new industry. How do you make the move?
Get an overview on changing careers after a job loss.
Use a Job Skills Transfer Assessment Tool to find occupations that are a good match for you based on your work experience. Find out how your skills, knowledge, and abilities can transfer to these careers and where your gaps might be.
Related Department of Human Services Occupations
Below are related occupations similar to the occupational groups employed by the Department of Human Services. Learn about wages, employment growth, skills needed, education requirements, and other related occupations by clicking on an occupation title.
- IT Service Technicians
Computer Hardware Engineers
Computer User Support Specialists
Network and Computer Systems Administrators
Computer, ATM, and Office Machine Repairers
- Mental Health Professionals
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
Marriage and Family Therapists
Mental Health Counselors
Health Care Social Workers
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors
- Nurses and Nursing Assistants
Home Health Aides
Licensed Practical Nurses
- Other Positions
Administrative Service Managers
General and Operations Managers
Receptionists and Information Clerks
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
Social and Community Service Managers
Supervisors of Administrative Support Workers
Related Department of Human Services Industries
Below are industries related to the Department of Human Services. Find information on working in these industries including occupations, associations, resources, and employment by clicking on an industry title.
- Careers in Administration of Human Resource Programs
- Careers in Ambulatory Health Care Services
- Careers in Hospitals
- Careers in Internet Service Providers, Web Search Portals, and Data Processing Services
- Careers in Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
- Careers in Social Assistance
- Careers in all other industries