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New Zealand is shifting to mandatory registration of all social workers, following changes to legislation. It’s a move the social work sector has wanted for some time. All social workers will need to be registered or apply to become registered by early 2021. The changes will also affect the way the sector works.

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The SWRB team is heading out on roadshows to meet social workers, social work students & employers, as NZ gets set to shift to mandatory registration in early 2021.

In February, we will visit:
– Christchurch
– Rotorua
– Hawkes Bay

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