Centre Manager -Senior Activity Centre (SAC) ( Job No : JOB-2022-01747 )

Lions Befrienders Service Association (Singapore)
  • Eldercare
Lions Befrienders Bendemeer Senior Activity Centre

About The Role

Reporting to the Asst Director (Outreach), you are required to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Senior Activity Centre (SAC) that you are responsible for. You will develop, manage and review the overall operational standards and procedures of the SAC. You will:

• Develop and implement outreach plan to recruit seniors, ensure that all programmes and activities meet the performance indicators (KPI) and operating guidelines issued by the Funder.
• Oversee Centre operations and supervision of staff with good governance and stewardship, ensuring that the SAC is comfortable and clean without compromising the safety of staff and seniors.
• Provide feedback and report on the developments of the SAC to the management committee ensuring that the SAC remains relevant to the needs of the seniors in our community.

• Develop staff potential and instill a coaching culture in the department
• Manage and review the Centre’s financial standing and to safeguard against misappropriation of the Centre’s assets.
• Recruit, interview and screen potential volunteers
• Cultivate strong relationships with the community leaders, beneficiaries, volunteers and corporate partners to help the SAC thrive in the community

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Degree or Diploma in the field of Social Sciences preferred
• At least 2 years of experience in direct operational roles such as running a social service-related Centre
• Prior supervisory experience, with at least 2 staff reporting to him or her

Core Competencies:

• Strong stakeholder management skills, able to develop and build relationship with wide variety of community partners
• Knowledge in financial management – adherence to allocated budget and ensure cost-effectiveness
• Strong administrative skills
• Proficient in Microsoft

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Enjoy working with seniors
• Good problem-solving skills
• Strong interpersonal skills, a team player, yet able to work independently.
• Strong communications skills, preferably bilingual.
• Dynamic, quick thinking, adaptable and responsive to change.

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

Elderly Care

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Manager or Executive (Programme)
Min Educational Qualification:
Polytechnic Diploma
Posting Date:

09 May 2022

Closing Date:

08 Jun 2022

Salary Range
SGD   3000.00 - 4200.00
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