Individuals currently working in the HR field, unemployed but looking for HR work or retired from the industry, are eligible to seek membership in this category.
- Individuals – Individuals employed in public sector HR by an agency or currently unemployed and looking for work in the field.
- Consultants – Individuals employed by independent consulting groups or other for-profit or private sector companies.
This special membership is designed for new government HR professionals in their first two years of working in the field. Entry-level Professional members do not receive printed publications, but will have access to publications online. After two years, Entry-Level Professionals will renew at the Individual rate.
All individuals fully retired from personnel work or are no longer employed or acting as consultants.
Any full-time graduate or undergraduate student, or any person participating in a formal public service internship sponsored by a recognized academic institution is eligible for membership in this category. Please provide a copy of your student ID or most recent transcripts with your membership application. Student memberships will renew at the student rate for up to 5 times before transitioning into an Individual membership.