REHABILITATION COUNSELLOR (LOCATION AT HOUGANG) ( Job No : JOB-2022-03426 )

Employer:
Singapore Anglican Community Services
Sector:
  • Mental Health
Centre:
Anglican Care Centre (Hougang)

Location: 20 Buangkok View

Singapore Anglican Community Services (SACS) is the community service arm of the Diocese of Singapore. It is a major psychiatric rehabilitation service provider in Singapore. It also operates a nursing home at Taman Jurong (St. Andrews Nursing Home – Taman Jurong). SACS also offers care services for families-in-crisis and seniors to age-in-place. SACSs mission is to provide support, care and rehabilitation to the underserved and disadvantaged by ministering to their physical, mental and social needs - to help them to restore dignity, health and well-being, so that they have the opportunity to live life to its fullest potential.

About The Role

1. Caring and providing support for 30 residential and daycare cases.
2. Providing rehabilitative counselling, initiating referrals, organizing family sessions, making home visits for residential and daycare cases when required.
3. Active cases must be seen on a weekly basis. For non-active cases, each case must be reviewed at least once a month and the Review and Admissions Committee once in every three months.
4. Interviewing and making assessments on individuals and families who seek admission to the centre.
5. Consulting and discussing with the Manager when cases involve disciplinary measures and when encountering any difficulties.
6. Consulting and discussing cases recommended for discharge with Review and Admissions Committee, exploring discharge plan and seeking their approval before discharge.
7. Attending Review and Admissions Committee Meetings, Staff Meetings, Case Consultations, Case Conferences, etc.
8. Maintaining documentations and records for services provided to cases.
9. Assisting in other duties and functions assigned by the Manager or Centre Director.


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

1) Degree in Psychology, Social Work or related discipline
2) 2-3 years relevant experience

Core Competencies:

1) Have a passion to serve persons with mental illness and facilitate their recovery
2) Ability to effectively handle crisis situations
3) Effective skills in oral or written communication
4) Bilingual
5) Ability to co-operate and work well within the team as well as independently

Preferred achievements / characteristics:


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

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Counsellor
Min Educational Qualification:
Bachelor Degree
Posting Date:

13 Sep 2022

Closing Date:

12 Oct 2022

Salary Range
SGD   3000.00 - 3500.00
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