Social service worker shortage increases threefold in three years

Czech social services have a shortage of almost 3,000 workers, three times more than in 2020, the Czech News Agency reported on Tuesday. The biggest shortage is found among direct caregivers, followed by health and social workers, technical and administrative staff, and educators. The Czech Association of Social Service Providers published these figures in a press release after conducting a survey of social service facilities in Czechia.

Author: Anna Fodor