25 Oct 2018

College Phone System Down

The College is currently experiencing issues with its phone system. We are unable to make outbound calls or receive inbound calls.

We are working to address the issue and will notify stakeholders as soon as more information becomes available. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience….

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22 Oct 2018

Canada Post Service Disruption

Canada Post has announced that customers may experience minor delays in mail service as a result of rotating strike action beginning Monday, October 22, by the Canadian Union of Postal Workers. The College advises all stakeholders to anticipate delays in sending and receiving mail. We will post updates to the home page of our website in the event that the situation changes….

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16 Oct 2018

Job Posting: Senior Executive Assistant to the Registrar

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (the “College”) is seeking an experienced Senior Executive Assistant with superior communication and organization skills to support the Office of the Registrar by providing executive support as well as policy analysis and development….

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28 Sep 2018

Message from the Registrar – Registration Regulation Amendments

We have recently become aware that a number of inaccuracies have been recirculating in relation to amendments to the Registration Regulation, O. Reg. 383/00 that came into effect on January 1, 2018. The amendments include, among other changes:

Improving language in the current Regulation so that all applicants will be required to indicate whether or not they have any physical or mental condition or disorder that could affect their ability to practise social work or social service work in a safe manner….

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26 Sep 2018

OCSWSSW Council Election Results, Bylaw Amendments Approved

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW) is pleased to announce the re-election of Council President Shelley Hale, RSSW, and the election of the Council Executive Committee for 2018/19.

“I am honoured to be re-elected as President of the College Council,” says Shelley, who was re-elected on September 6,…

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20 Sep 2018

Important Notice – Scheduled Online Maintenance

The College’s Public Register and online services will be closed for regularly scheduled service from Saturday, September 22nd at 7 p.m. until Sunday, September 23rd at 10 a.m. During this time, you will be unable to access the College’s Public Register and online services, which includes sending email, fax or voicemail to the College….

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