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Conversion Programmes
Professional Conversion Programme for Social Workers – Interested Agencies

The Professional Conversion Programme for Social Workers (PCP SW) is an annual place-and-train programme for mid-career individuals to acquire knowledge and skills needed to become qualified Social Workers. Through this programme, trainees will be bonded to the social service agencies (SSAs), supporting participating SSAs’ manpower needs.

Participating Agencies are eligible for Salary Support funding up to 90% for new entrants during training period:
 Age 39 & belowAge 40 & above
 Singapore CitizenPermanent ResidentSingapore Citizen Only
Funding by WSG70% of actual monthly salary x 18 (Grad Diploma) or 24 months (Accelerated Bachelor) capped at $4,000 per month with an overall cap of $50,00090% of actual monthly salary x 18 (Grad Diploma) or 24 months (Accelerated Bachelor) capped at $6,000 per month with an overall cap of $75,000

 

Employers’ Obligations and Responsibilities:

Employers-ObligationsandResponsibilities
Selection and Recruitment Process (2021 Intake):

PCPSWIntake2021_Timeline

To participate, host organisations are to employ applicants who are new entrants to the sector (i.e. individuals who are not working the social service sector or have not been working in the sector for more than 6 months by July 2021).

Find out more about the programme through the Frequently Asked Questions here!

For more information on application, screening and enrolment process for applicants for the Professional Conversion Programme, click here.

Interested to participate as a host organisation? Keep a look out for our participation call in October 2020 for 2021 intake!

Keep a look out for our participation call in October 2020 for 2021 intake! If you have any enquiries, you may write to socialservice_pcp@ncss.gov.sg.