The Association offers various types of membership to individuals who are passionate and dedicated to participate and make a difference towards a greater sense of professional identity.
SASW Members fall under 4 Categories:
Attained at least 1,000 hours of Social Work practice including field placements and are currently employed / residing in Singapore.
Ordinary Members are eligible to apply for accreditation with the Association as a “Registered Social Worker”.
Do not qualify for Ordinary Membership but possess a professional qualification in Social Work recognised by the Association.
Passed examinations in Social Work recognised by the Association.
Engaged in Social Work Practice to the satisfaction of the Executive Committee / Membership & Registration Board. Standing Committee.
Do not qualify for Ordinary membership but hold qualifications at the tertiary level (defined by the Ministry of Education as consisting of polytechnic diplomas and university degrees) recognised by the Association.
Currently engaged in positions whose employment places them in close association with social workers within the social and/or health services.
Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents undergoing an Association recognised course of professional Social Work Training locally or overseas or
Undergoing an Association recognised Social Work course of Study locally.