Category: News

Join our team: Regulatory and Candidacy Consultant

We’re seeking a registered social worker with: A Masters of Social Work (minimum requirement) Excellent knowledge of social work Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice Knowledge of ethical decision making Experience with investigations in a social work setting Knowledge of program and curriculum development, adult education, and monitoring and evaluation Job accountabilities include the… Read more »


Submit your nomination for NSCSW Council

Help shape the profession’s future in our province on the NSCSW Council. We’re accepting nominations for the following College Council positions: Vice-President Treasurer Secretary 1 position from Western Chapter Yarmouth, Shelburne, Digby, Queens, Annapolis, Lunenburg & Kings counties 1 position from Northern Chapter East Hants and Colchester, Cumberland & Pictou counties 2 positions from Central… Read more »


Be part of the College’s Board of Examiners

The College’s Council is looking for a member to appoint to the Board of Examiners. The Board of Examiners (BOE) oversees the application of regulatory policy, approves social work applicants, and makes all decision regarding the complaints and discipline matters brought before the College. We’re looking for members who: are in good standing with the College;… Read more »


Are you a social worker in the HRM, Annapolis Valley or Lunenburg area?

The Candidacy Mentorship Program needs your help! The College’s Candidacy Mentorship Program is seeking new mentors for our social work candidates. As a mentor, you will support candidates to better understand social work philosophy, become more self-aware, and refine their knowledge and skills. The role of a Candidacy Mentor is highly valued. Candidacy mentors are an important… Read more »


Have you completed your 2019 Annual Renewal? Here are some tips to help you renew!

The December 31, 2018 annual renewal deadline is fast approaching. Here are some tips to help guide you through the renewal process.  Activate your member profile! You must activate your new member profile BEFORE starting your annual renewal. If you haven’t activated your new member profile yet, here’s what you need to know (http://nscsw.org/memberportal-live/)  Login… Read more »


Request for Proposals – Mental Health Care Advocacy Paper

The purpose of this project is to develop an advocacy paper to articulate the core values and principles that should frame and drive policy decisions to foster greater well-being and mental wellness. We want to create a critical discourse on the political, economic and social issues that impact the mental wellness of Nova Scotians. We… Read more »


2019 Annual Renewal is Open!

Thank you for your patience over the last three months during the upgrade to our new member portal. We hope you find the new online portal intuitive and easy to use. You can now complete your 2019 online registration renewal. ***Before starting the online renewal process you will need to activate your online member profile.***… Read more »


The new Candidacy Mentorship Program

After consultation with our members and the hard work of our Candidacy Committee, members voted to adopt the new Candidacy framework and launch the new Candidacy Mentorship Program (CMP) at our 2017 Annual General Meeting. The Candidacy Mentorship Program ensures that new graduates have the skills, competence, and good character to practice social work in Nova Scotia We’re launching the program… Read more »


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