Membership Details

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Membership Options & Benefits

OSWANZ is a dynamic group of dedicated professional social workers who are passionate about working with patients and families/carers impacted by cancer.
Join OSWANZ to gain access to useful oncology specific information, network with fellow social workers at the local and international level, stay up to date and receive discounts for upcoming conferences and professional development opportunities.

Networking

Networking

Valuable networking opportunities with peers to build professional relationships and extend your expertise within oncology

Professional Development

Professional Development

Links to international, national and state specific upcoming events, professional development and training. Many of these count toward AASW accreditation

Reduced Fees

Reduced Fees

Reduced membership fee for COSA (Clinical Oncology Society of Australia) and registration fees to attend OSWANZ conferences, training and workshops

Research

Research

Access to research opportunities

Effect Policy

Effect Policy

Opportunities to effect change in public policies

Resources

Resources

Information portal including oncology specific resources, and past OSWANZ Conference presentations

Membership Options

Full

A qualified, practicing social worker eligible for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW); OR registration with the Social Work Registration Board (SWRB), AND/OR membership of ANZASW, with an interest in the field of oncology.

$50.00/Annually

STEP 1

STEP 2

Associate

A qualified social worker in a country other than Australia or New Zealand with an interest in the field of oncology OR, Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Maori and Pacific Health Workers with an interest in the field of Oncology OR Academia with an interest in the field of Oncology.

$40.00/Annually

STEP 1

STEP 2

Trainee

Anyone who is studying an AASW accredited training programme that will provide the graduate with eligibility to join the AASW (Australia); OR anyone studying towards a social work qualification that will provide the graduate with eligibility for registration with the SWRB (New Zealand) AND/OR membership of ANZASW (New Zealand).

$30/Annually

STEP 1

STEP 2

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATIONS

To become a member, applicants must apply for the membership that matches their level of qualification. Each application will be received by the OSWANZ secretary and will be presented to the Executive Committee to be approved. On completion of this process the applicant will be advised of the outcome.