You should possess a passion to work with children and youths (aged 7 to 21 years old) who had experienced physical, emotional, psychological or sexual abuse within their family. The role requires you to provide: (1) Case management - Set goals and follow up with intervention plans with residents and family. - Implement safety plan and behavioural management plan for residents. - Conduct assessment of resident needs with assessment tools. - Engage internal and external stakeholders and discuss plans with the family. - Timely review of cases in case review meetings(2) Residential management - To ensure adherence to Home rules and dormitory’s structure. - To ensure safety among the residents in the dormitory.- To implement rewards and discipline for the residents. (3) Para counselling - Ensure residents emotional and psychological needs are met. - Work on areas of concerns and process incidences. (4) Team leader - Management functions such as overseeing dormitories budgeting and expenditure, following up on case reports and interventions for residents in the dormitory.- To build communication and morale between staff in the dormitory.- To encourage growth within the team.
- Degree in Social Work or any related discipline- Preferably working experience in residential care settings working with children, youth and dysfunctional families. - Mentoring new caseworkers and working in a culturally diverse team. - Strong assessment and report writing skills.
- Able to show empathy and care towards residents and families. - Resilient and adaptable during times of stress. - Positive attitude, willingness to learn and develop professionally. - Willingness to work as a team.- Maintains appropriate professional boundaries and confidentiality
Calm, sincere, and passionate in working with children and youths who are facing school and life challenges.Humble and keen to develop professionallyAble to maintain amicable working relationships with staff from other departments
Social Work, Trauma informed care
03 Jan 2022
02 Feb 2022
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