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Career Center

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Social workers can use these resources to search national job listings and find professional development resources to help you at every stage of your career.

Employers can use the Career Center to find and recruit qualified, credentialed, and licensed social workers from across the country.


NASW JobLink

JobLink is an online job search tool that  enables you to search and apply to jobs, upload your resume, sign up for alerts, and more. JobLink is free to all job seekers, but only NASW members receive unlimited access to all features.



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Jobs at NASW

Current job vacancies at NASW's National Office. Qualified candidates are urged to apply.

Find a job at NASW


Tips & Tools for Job Seekers

Get tips on interviewing, writing resumes and cover letters, and find resources to help you take your career to the next level.


Explore Social Work

Social work is an excellent career choice for those who care about human dignity and social justice. The field is just as diverse as the individuals, families, and communities we serve. Learn how to get started on a social work career path, find internships, and get licensure help through NASW.


Career Development

Social work is a dynamic profession, requiring you to stay current in the field, whether it’s applying the latest research, understanding a new regulation and its implications, maintaining your license or professional credential, or acquiring additional training.


Hire a Social Worker

Employers, save time and money by coordinating your outreach efforts through the NASW Social Work Career Center, one of the profession’s top online recruitment resources. More than 50,000 people use our job board (NASW JobLink) every month.


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Social Work Pioneers Learn about New Challenges and Community Building

The 2023 NASW Social Work Pioneers program honored members who contributed to the evolution and enrichment of the social work profession.

Learn more about the Pioneer program and the social workers who transformed our profession.


Virtual Career Fair Tuesday January 30 2024 10am-4pm et register now

NASW Virtual Career Fair 2024

Calling all social work job seekers! Join us at NASW's free Virtual Career Fair to connect with top professionals, interview for new roles, and discover different paths in social work. This exciting event will held on January 30, 2024, from 10am to 4pm ET.

Register for free today!


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Career Advancement Tips

Get insights from new & experienced social workers to continue developing your career

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Consortium for Career Development in Social Work Education

NASW thanks the Consortium for Career Development in Social Work Education for their continuous content contributions to the NASW Career Center.