Employers play an important role in helping the College fulfill its mandate of public protection.
Educational tools and resources are available to employers and can be found the on the College website. Click on the resources for employers of social workers and social service workers below to learn more.
Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice
The PHIPA Toolkit
was developed to assist social workers and social service workers in understanding this complex legislation and their responsibilities under this Act.
The Online Register
Verify a member’s registration status using the College’s easy to use, accessible Online Register
The College develops Practice Guidelines
to assist members and employers in interpreting and applying the College’s Standards of Practice in specific areas.
Under the Social Work and Social Service Work Act, 1998
, employers of social workers and social service workers, have mandatory reporting
Continuing Competence Program (CCP)
Support your employees in completing their annual CCP
Written on a range of topics, Practice Notes
are designed as an educational tool to assist members and employers in gaining a better understanding of how the Standards of Practice may apply to recurring issues in everyday practice.
Hiring Registered Social Workers and Registered Social Service Workers
Watch this video
to find out the value of hiring registered social workers and social service workers.
For a full list of College resources and publications, click here.