Career Resources

Spring 2020 Virtual Classroom to Career Conference

Our spring 2020 Virtual Classroom to Career Conference was a huge success!  We are providing the taped session and resources shared here for those who were not able to attend:

Speaker Contact Information:

Duane Breijak, LMSW - Macro - Director of Member Services & Development 

National Association of Social Workers - Michigan Chapter www.nasw-michigan.org
Email: dbreijak.naswmi@socialworkers.org Phone: 517-487-1548, Ex 15 

Vanessa Gualtieri - Lead Writing Coach SSW Writing Center

School of Social Work at Wayne State University

Email: ac8153@wayne.edu Phone: (313) 577-4409

Sara Bazydlo LMSW-Clinical, CAADC - NASW Michigan Region 11 Representative,  SUD Social Worker, 

John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48201

Email: sara.bazydlo@va.gov Phone: 313-576-4932

Information about this event may be directed to:

Lawrence B. Robinson Jr., LLMSW 

M.S.W Academic Advisor

Wayne State University School of Social Work

PH: (313) 577-4409
Email: lawrencerobinson@wayne.edu 


Job postings

Please click here for Metro Detroit Social Work Current Job Postings

If you are an employer and would like to post a Detroit area job announcement, please send postings to Geoffrey Jones at bt3545@wayne.edu.  For further questions, please contact him 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.  In addition, you are encouraged to utilize Handshake, Career Services' web-based recruitment platform 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://careerservices.wayne.edu/employers

For further information, contact Padmaja Rao, Associate Director at prao@wayne.edu or call 313-577-3390.

For a list of national and local social work job posting sites and resources click here.