Social Worker ( Job No : JOB-2022-02682 )

Muscular Dystrophy Association (Singapore)
  • Disability
About The Role

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (Singapore), MDAS is a social service agency run by a mid-sized and compassionate team who are driven to care and empower people with severe form of neurodegenerative condition and their caregivers. If you enjoy a work environment that is challenging, rewarding and impactful, we invite you to consider a career with MDAS.

The Role:
The Social Worker will walk alongside in rendering holistic approach to ensure improved well-being of persons with muscular dystrophy and their caregivers.

Key Responsibilities:
1. Conduct case management for intervention and individualised care plan.
2. Provide counselling services (including palliative and bereavement care) to individuals and families.
3. Strength in planning, implementing therapeutic group work activities to meet desired outcome.
4. Network with government bodies and agencies for outreach and community collaborations.
5. Maintain case files and prepare reports and presentations.
6. Ability to establish case management system an advantage.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

-Registered Social Worker with degree
-Minimum 3 years relevant experience
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
-Fluent in English. Mandarin-speaking an advantage to converse with non-English speaking clients

Core Competencies:

-Strong critical thinking in assessment and problem solving
-Strong team player
-Able to interact with youths and parents
-Passionate to work in organisation that serves people with disabilities

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

-Proven track record
-Strong interpersonal skill
-Demonstrate ability to build relationships

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

Social Work, Counsellor, Group Work

Employment Type:
Full Time (Contract)
Profession Type:
Social Worker
Min Educational Qualification:
Bachelor Degree
Posting Date:

17 Jul 2022

Closing Date:

17 Aug 2022

Salary Range
SGD   3300.00 - 4500.00
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