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The Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) is the professional body for social workers in Australia. As well as representing and supporting social workers in their essential work, we set the benchmarks for professional education and practice in social work.
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The Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) is proud to announce the appointment of Linda Ford as the association’s new president. Linda, an Aboriginal woman from the Bigambul people of South West Queensland, brings experience and expertise to her new role. Having served on the AASW Board since 2017, Linda has demonstrated strong leadership and a deep commitment to social work.
“As the first Aboriginal President of AASW, I am honoured and excited to lead our members into a new era of growth and progress,” expressed Linda Ford, emphasising her commitment to advancing the field of social work and fostering inclusivity within the profession…
The AASW is seeking expressions of interest from eligible Torres Strait Islander members to fill a vacant position on its board of directors.
The appointee will help guide the association’s leadership and amplify diverse voices and perspectives within the community.
Applications close midday on Wednesday 13 December.