Application Process

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION PROCESS Candidates for membership in any category shall be processed as follows:
  • Applicants complete the membership form which is available on the SAOSWA website;
  • E2 validates that the applicant is registered as a social worker, auxiliary social worker or student social worker with the SACSSP; in the event of an applicant belonging to a closely related field, E2 refers the application for membership to the NEC;
  • E2 allocates the applicant as an ordinary or associate member based on the SACSSP status;
  • Applicant receives a notification and invoice with a request to pay for the membership;
  • Member becomes active when proof of payment is received by E2;
  • Member is advised to join the nearest branch.