Definition of community worker in English:

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community worker

Entry from British & World English dictionary


A person who works among the people of a particular area to promote their welfare.
Example sentences
  • Stephanie is a committed community worker in the area.
  • But one of the most positive things to happen is the employment of the community worker.
  • While in Bradford he took a degree in applied social studies and afterwards worked for the probation service and as a community worker and social worker in the city.

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