Definition of welfare worker in English:

welfare worker

noun

  • See welfare work

    • ‘In order to assist the couple, a qualified nurse and a social welfare worker had to visit them both at home and assess their situation first hand.’
    • ‘My saving grace came in the form of a social welfare worker who recognised that I was a good father.’
    • ‘It seemed that every time Vitto and I walked near Joey's apartment, there was a welfare worker sitting on the steps outside.’
    • ‘Each Army unit has a soldier assigned as a welfare worker.’
    • ‘When the welfare worker finished, several people booed.’