What are the different types of social worker? Our expert academic gives you the lowdown on the rewards of different social work jobs. Continue reading What are the different types of social worker?
Want to know what it’s like to study a social work course online and balance it with family and work commitments? Well, Charles Sturt University student Sarah McPhail can fill you in. Why study a social work course online? The … Continue reading Studying a social work course online: Sarah’s story
How do you cope when something unexpected happens? How do you tackle challenges? Do you make plans so you’re ready when you need to be? These are all questions that can be asked of individuals. But the same questions can … Continue reading What is community resilience?
At the age of 42 Michelle Zarb gathered 20 seconds of courage and decided to make a dramatic career change. She had left school midway through Year 11 and spent her working life in the retail sector. But her dream … Continue reading Make a career change and realise your dream
Nicholas Steepe doesn’t waste a minute of any day. Powered by unlimited energy and a constant appetite for social justice, he is making a positive difference in this world – and he’s in for the long haul. Continue reading Social justice advocate Nicholas Steepe pays it forward
Does a career with purpose appeal to you? We all want to make an impact through our day job. But if you’ve got a burning desire to make the world a better place, a career in the non-profit sector could … Continue reading Finding purpose through a career in the non-profit sector
A few years ago, Dana Maricic migrated from Croatia to Australia. Part of her new life was choosing to study in Australia. She had her sights set on a bachelor’s degree in social science at Charles Sturt University – even … Continue reading Charles Sturt game changers: Dana’s study in Australia has empowered her to give back
Kim Harbour is a lifelong learner. She began her Charles Sturt University postgraduate study journey with a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, followed by a Master of Social Work (Advanced Practice). She’s currently enrolled in her Master of Business Administration. … Continue reading Why I chose to study three degrees with Charles Sturt University
You know that feeling of making a real difference in the world? There’s nothing quite like it. Maybe that’s why you’ve been thinking about becoming a social worker. Or perhaps you’ve already completed a diploma in community services, counselling, disability … Continue reading How to become a qualified social worker