Career Resources

Job postings

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If you are an employer and would like to post a job announcement, please send postings to Ms.  Tamarie Willis at  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:  For further information, contact Padmaja Rao, Assistant Director at 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: Their office provides extensive career related resources to students and alumni.  Complete a profile and upload a resume on Career Services Online (CSO) at


Nationwide job sites/banks

American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work

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

Site for higher level human service administration positions throughout USA


Association of Pediatric Oncology Social Workers(APOSW)

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Child Welfare League of America

Job posting for child welfare positions throughout the USA



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




Human Service Connections

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


LinkedIn Job Search
Leverage the world's largest professional network to build relationships and connect with opportunity. Use LinkedIn Job Search to harness the power of your network to uncover insights such as whom you know at a company, providing you an edge in your job search


Mental Help Net

Job posting in the field of mental health


National Association of Social Workers

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

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


Nonprofit Career Network

Website dedicated to the nonprofit sector


Nonprofit Organization

Site that provide links to internet resources for nonprofit employment opportunities


North American Association of Christians in Social Work



Site that provide links to internet resources for nonprofit employment opportunities


Social Services

Social service job listing throughout the US


Social Work Job Bank

Job bank for social work positions throughout the USA


Social Work P.R.N.

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


United Jewish Communities

Job postings in Jewish communal service agencies


United Way

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

Nationwide job bank


Career Jet

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.



Job and resume posting for agencies with a feminist perspective


Government Job Net

Governmental job postings throughout the USA with link to local municipalities


Monster Jobs

Website for a variety of jobs throughout the USA


National Job Network

Website for a variety of jobs throughout the USA



One stop source for federal jobs and employment information



Michigan Civil Service Commission


Michigan State Government

Website for the state of Michigan



City of Detroit    City of Detroit website


Detroit Public Schools

Detroit Public Schools website


Macomb Intermediate School District

Macomb Public Schools website


Southfield Public Schools

Southfield Public Schools website


Social Work jobs in Wayne County, MI


Higher Education



HERC Michigan – higher education recruitment consortium


Higher Education Jobs

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






Positions in Counseling Centers:


WSU- Human Resources - Postings

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