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Job postings

Please click here for current job postings

If you are an employer and would like to post a job announcement, please send postings to Ms. Margaret Madej at ab2301@wayne.edu.  For further questions, please contact her at 313-577-4409. In addition, you are encouraged to utilize the Career Services Online (CSO) registration to maximize your opportunities to connect with Wayne State University’s students and alumni who are seeking professional employment opportunities. Career Services will work with employers to tailor their services to custom fit recruiting efforts. To register with the Wayne State University Career Services' Office, please click on: https://www.myinterfase.com/wayne/employer/.  For further information, contact Padmaja Rao, Assistant Director at prao@wayne.edu or call 313-577-3390.

Professional Development Series

Each spring the School of Social Work holds professional development workshops on resume writing, interviewing, job search, dressing for success and Social Work licensing.  A career information meeting is also held with employers providing information on Social Work career opportunities.   Please call the Office of Admissions and Student Services at 313-577-4409 for details.

Career Services

WSU students and alumni are encouraged to utilize the services at the WSU Career Services Office:  1001 Faculty Administration Bldg., 656 Reuther Mall, Detroit, MI 48202, 313-577-3390 or visit their website at: http://www.careerservices.wayne.edu. Their office provides extensive career related resources to students and alumni.  Complete a profile and upload a resume on Career Services Online (CSO) at https://www.myinterfase.com/wayne/student/

 

Nationwide job sites/banks

American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work

http://www.abecsw.org

Job search for advanced clinical social work in the behavioral healthcare field; also provides information on board certification

 

American Public Human Services Association Job Bank

http://www.aphsa.org

Site for higher level human service administration positions throughout USA

 

Association of Pediatric Oncology Social Workers(APOSW)

 website (www.aposw.org)

 

Child Welfare League of America

http://www.cwla.org/jobs/

Job posting for child welfare positions throughout the USA

 

ExecSearches

http://www.execsearches.com/

Job postings for senior level administration positions in governmental and nonprofit agencies throughout the US

 

Gerontology

http://www.cswe.org/CentersInitiatives/GeroEdCenter/Students/Careers/employment.aspx

 

Human Service Connections

http://www.humanserviceconnections.com/

Job opportunities in the field of developmental disabilities and related fields throughout the USA

 

Mental Help Net

http://www.mentalhelp.net/

Job posting in the field of mental health

 

National Association of Social Workers

http://www.socialworkers.org/

Site that provides information of social worker job opportunities, national office positions, and links to state NASW chapters

 

The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

http://www.nhpco.org/

Site that provides job opportunities in the field of hospice care throughout the US

 

Nonprofit Career Network

http://www.nonprofitcareer.com/

Website dedicated to the nonprofit sector

 

Nonprofit Organization

http://www.nonprofits.org/npofaq/12/10.html

Site that provide links to internet resources for nonprofit employment opportunities

 

North American Association of Christians in Social Work

http://www.nacsw.org/2008/2008_jobnet.htm

 

OpportunityKnocks

http://www.opportunityknocks.org/

Site that provide links to internet resources for nonprofit employment opportunities

 

Social Services

http://www.socialservice.com/

Social service job listing throughout the US

 

Social Work Job Bank

http://www.socialworkjobbank.com/

Job bank for social work positions throughout the USA

 

Social Work P.R.N.

http://www.socialworkprn.com/

Site includes social work staffing, permanent placement, consultation, supervision, training & education, and franchising opportunities

 

United Jewish Communities

http://www.ujc.org/

Job postings in Jewish communal service agencies

 

United Way

http://national.unitedway.org/

National website for United Way, with job opportunities and links to international United Way organizations

 

Nationwide job sites/banks (not specific to SW/non-profits)

Career Builders

http://www.careerbuilder.com/

Nationwide job bank

 

Career Jet

http://www.careerjet.com

Careerjet is an employment search engine for the USA. It allows you to search a growing selection of jobs listed on company sites as well as jobsites in one go saving you the trouble of having to go to each site individually.

 

Feminist.Com

http://www.feminist.com/

Job and resume posting for agencies with a feminist perspective

 

Government Job Net

http://www.govtjob.net/

Governmental job postings throughout the USA with link to local municipalities

 

Monster Jobs

http://www.monster.com/

Website for a variety of jobs throughout the USA

 

National Job Network

http://www.nationjob.com/

Website for a variety of jobs throughout the USA

 

USAJobs

http://www.usajobs.opm.gov/

One stop source for federal jobs and employment information

 

Statewide

Michigan Civil Service Commission

http://agency.governmentjobs.com/michigan/default.cfm

 

Michigan State Government

www.michigan.gov

Website for the state of Michigan

 

Local

City of Detroit

http://www.ci.detroit.mi.us/Departments/HumanResourcesDepartment/JobOpenings/tabid/501/Default.aspx    City of Detroit website

 

Detroit Public Schools

http://www.detroit.k12.mi.us/

Detroit Public Schools website

 

Macomb Intermediate School District

http://www.misd.net/HumanResources/JobSystem/index.asp

Macomb Public Schools website

 

Southfield Public Schools

http://www.southfield.k12.mi.us/education/district/district.php?sectionid=1

Southfield Public Schools website

 

Social Work jobs in Wayne County, MI

http://waynecountyjobs.org/s/find-social-work-jobs-in-wayne-county-michigan

 

Higher Education

ACPA
http://careercentral.myacpa.org/c/search.cfm?site_id=8582

 

HERC Michigan – higher education recruitment consortium

http://michiganherc.org/c/search.cfm?site_id=1915

 

Higher Education Jobs

http://www.higheredjobs.com/

Site for potential research and teaching positions in universities and colleges throughout the USA

 

MCPA

http://www.mcpaweb.org/resources.htm

 

NACADA
http://www.nacada.ksu.edu/Resources/index.htm

 

Positions in Counseling Centers:

http://www2.kumc.edu/people/llong/picc/

 

WSU- Human Resources - Postings

https://jobs.wayne.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp

(Search any college human resources for job postings)