Youth Worker (Non Residential) ( Job No : JOB-2021-03216 )

Salvation Army, The
  • Adults & Families
  • Children & Youth
Youth Development Centre

The Salvation Army - Youth Development Centre
The Youth Development Centre reaches out to latch-key young people from low to middle income families to guide them towards a more purposeful life.

As an outreach centre, the staff and volunteers engage the youth with a variety of sports, music and social activities to impart life skills that will help them build a strong foundation for their future.

The centre also has organised activities such as Arts and Crafts workshops, music classes to various sporting activities to engage the youth. Guest speakers who are accomplished and have excelled in their area of expertise are occasionally invited to conduct training and interactive activities for the young people.

We also function as a drop-in centre to provide young people in the community with a safe and conducive place to study. The youths that visit the centre mostly live or study in the Kallang or Geylang Bahru area.

With a holistic programme, Youth Development Centre aims to bring out the young people

About The Role

The Youth Worker is to embrace the Salvation Army’s stated mission and work in partnership by assisting management to enhance the quality of youth work. He or She will work with young people in accordance to approved settings, maintaining professional and purposeful relationships, displaying a sound understanding of equality issues, respecting and valuing individuals’ diversity and the variety of their contribution and ensures that the service provided to young people upholds these principles.

He or She will respect and safeguard the rights of persons and organizations, served in a relationship of mutual trust, to privacy and confidentiality in their use of our service and be responsible in the use of all information given and received.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

IT and Social Media Savvy
Plan and implement programmes that will complement the goals of the services and that are engaging and therapeutic in intervening with the children and young persons

Core Competencies:

A good communicator
Work in collaboration with the team

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

At least a diploma, preferably in Youth Work or Social Services
Able to work on Saturdays
Keen to work in the children and youth sector

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Reaches out to latch-key young people to guide them towards a more purposeful life.

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Youth Worker
Min Educational Qualification:
Professional Qualification and Other Diploma
Posting Date:

06 Sep 2021

Closing Date:

30 Nov 2021

Salary Range
SGD   2300.00 - 2300.00
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