Skip to main content

Homepage 11.06.18

The British Association of Social Workers (BASW) is the independent professional membership organisation for social work

Join more than 21,000 social work professionals committed to the highest standards of practice and ethics. BASW offers services that protect, support and develop your social work career.
Smiling student social worker outside

World Social Work Month 2021

Join us for a diverse and exciting programme of activities for World Social Work Month throughout March 2021.
World social Work Month 2021

Amazing Social Workers: We want your nominations!

As part of World Social Work Month - March 2021
BASW is excited to invite nominations to recognise amazing social workers – a unique opportunity for you to recognise and share the accomplishments of social workers across the UK

Developing your career

Social work training

Helping you meet your CPD and career progression requirements and aspirations, whatever your role or level

Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF)

The PCF is a framework for the nine levels of social work in England

Professional Social Work (PSW) and other leading titles

BASW publishes three leading titles: Professional Social Work (PSW), The British Journal of Social Work and Practice: Social Work in Action

Around the UK