Education and Social Work Careers

A Career in Social Work?

If you are thinking about a career in social work, read our FAQ to find out more.

Answers to your Questions

Job Hunting Advice

Advice for social workers at all stages of your career on applying for and getting a job.

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Record your Continual Professional Development activities and produce a print out of your record.

Manage CPD Record

Professional Development

Join BASW as a student or recently qualified social worker to receive support and advice.

BASW Membership

Search for Jobs

BASW has a jobs board which is free to use for all jobseekers and offers a host of vacant social work posts across the country.

You can find jobs related to specific criteria.

Search Vacancies

Interview Skills

It's important to have the right attitude, whether you are newly qualified or have experience.

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Interview Do's and Don'ts

Securing a job - Hints and tips on what to do and what to avoid at interview.

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Interview Advice

A social worker’s real world advice on getting the most out of an interview.

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