Current Vacancies

Current vacancies are listed below. Please click on 'View Details' to learn more about each position and how to apply.

BASW Vacancies

Director of Communications and External Relations

£63,862 - £80,639 ‘Society needs great social work. Social workers need a great professional organisation. This is BASW’. Can you make our message more attractive and reach further?

Closing Date: 30th May 2017

Professional Officer Policy Lead BASW England

Full time Professional Officer Policy Lead - BASW England Grade: £32,472 - £46,543 (starting point negotiable according to experience and previous pay) Are you committed to promoting the voice, values and excellent practice of social work? Do you have experience of policy analysis and research?

Closing Date: 31st May 2017

Policy and Research Officer

Grade £32,472 - £46,543 + benefits Working with active members, key stakeholders, service users and BASW staff you will develop policy for UK social work and promote ethics and human rights

Closing Date: 30th June 2017

Committee Member Vacancies


An exciting career development opportunity has arisen for a volunteer social work academic with experience of Practice Education.

Closing Date: 30th April 2017

SASW Committee vacancies

We are seeking nominations for Committee Members on SASW Committee. An exciting opportunity has arisen for SASW member positions on the SASW Committee. We welcome applications from across Scotland, and from all parts of the sector including social workers in direct practice in the statutory sector, the third sector, specialist fields, managers, academics, practice educators, independent social workers, and those working within integrated and/or diverse settings. We welcome members from black and other minority ethnic groups, and people with disabilities who are all currently under represented on committee.

Closing Date: 28th May 2017

PSW Editorial Advisory Board vacancies

Applications are invited from BASW members interested in joining the Professional Social Work Editorial Advisory Board. Professional Social Work (PSW) is mailed directly to more than 22,000 BASW members, plus many leading opinion formers and is the only dedicated monthly social work magazine in the UK.

Closing Date: 15th June 2017

SWU Vacancies

SWU Executive Committee

The Executive Committee have three vacancies on this Committee; a National Representative in Scotland and two UK Representatives.

Closing Date: 28th April 2017

Publishing Vacancies

Invitation for Reviewers – Practice: Social Work in Action

The Editors of Practice: Social Work in Action would like to invite you to become a reviewer for the journal.

Appointment of New Co-Editor

Appointment of New Co-Editor Practice: Social Work in Action

Closing Date: 14th April 2017