Hiring Social Worker

Social Worker

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide case management and counselling support to clients residing in our transitional shelter for families
  • Monitor, evaluate and record clients’ progress according to measurable goals
  • Liaise with other agencies to provide access to other social assistance and professional services
  • Prepare reports and other administrative duties as required
  • May occasionally be required to work outside of office hours and/or on weekends

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Degree in Social Work or related discipline
  • Qualify for accreditation by Social Work Accreditation Board
  • We may consider holders of Higher Diploma in Social Service, if candidate has plans to pursue, or is pursuing, a Degree in Social Work, with the aim of qualifying for SWAB accreditation.
  • Familiar with the expectations of a VWO, with at least 3 years of relevant experience in a social work role
  • Proficient in English and Malay; proficiency in Mandarin and/or Tamil is an advantage
  • Passionate, caring, goal-driven, and attentive to clients’ needs

Candidates should possess:

  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Be well-versed in Microsoft Office software suite
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment
  • Adept at working individually with minimal supervision, self-motivated and dependable, and also with varied teams and work groups
  • Meticulous, with an eye for details, and resourceful