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

Join more than 20,000 social work professionals committed to the highest standards of practice and ethics. BASW offers services that protect, support and develop your social work career

Join the campaign for improved working conditions and wellbeing for social workers.

Use our letter template to write to your MP to ask them to pledge their support to social workers, share our campaign flyers and show your support on social media #UKsocialwork

Are you a social work student or have you recently qualified?

BASW England’s Student and NQSW PPEG survey
BASW England’s Student and NQSW practice, policy and education group (PPEG) would welcome your views to help shape the direction of the group.

Developing your career

Professional Development and Education (ProfDE)

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

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