Head, Casework & Counselling Department / Senior Social Worker ( Job No : JOB-2019-00841 )

Trybe Limited
  • Children & Youth
Trybe Limited - 149 Compassvale Bow

Established in 1995, Trybe is a social service agency that serves youth facing adversities. A member of the National Council of Social Services (NCSS), Trybe is a charity that has been granted the Institution of Public Character (IPC) status.
Our vision is “Every Youth a Success Story”. We believe that all youth are able to reach the fullest of their potentials to live successful lives. Thus, we are united by our mission - to journey with youth who face adversities to lead purposeful lives, inspiring them to impact others.
Through our Community & Youth Services (CYS) Division, and management of the Singapore Boys’ Hostel (SBHL) and the Community Rehabilitation Centre (CRC), Trybe provides youth with guidance and offer support for their families and communities by engaging them in our services spanning across developmental, prevention, intervention and rehabilitation work.

About The Role

The candidate will be working with male juvenile offenders, between the age of 12 to 21, in an institutional facility. As Head, Life Coach/Senior Social Worker, the candidate will be expected to oversee and manage the department of Casework & Counselling (Case workers/ Social workers) their work with the residents in the institution.

List of responsibilities, but not limited to:
- Management Function
- Oversee casework management in the institution
- Oversee and conduct family intervention whenever appropriate and necessary for recommended cases
- Inter Departmental / Divisional collaboration
- Networking and liaison with external agencies

Reporting structure:
Department: Casework & Counselling
Reports to Head of Home

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

1) Supervise work of Case workers/ Social Workers
2) Lead crisis management efforts for all cases
3) Interpret relevant policies/schemes that impact the client group
4) Liaison with external stakeholders

Core Competencies:

1) Resilience
2) Integrity
3) Collaborative mindset

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

1) Degree in Social Work or equivalent with at least 4 years of relevant experience
2) Registered Social Worker is preferred
3) Min 3 years of experience in managerial role
4) Good knowledge and experiences with social work interventions

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
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Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Social Worker
Min Educational Qualification:
Posting Date:

29 Mar 2019

Closing Date:

27 Jun 2019

Salary Range
SGD   3300.00 - 5000.00
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