Lead Social Worker ( Job No : JOB-2021-01773 )

South Central Community Family Service Centre Limited
  • Adults & Families
South Central Community Family Service Centre (Main FSC)

Who We Are:
Formerly known as Bukit Ho Swee Family Service Centre, South Central Community Family Service Centre (SCC) provides support to the low-income and vulnerable families in our community. While giving support to families who seek help in financial, social or relationship issues, we encourage community self-help and cooperation.

At SCC we believe that:
• Everything is possible when we use our strengths as people living in the neighbourhood.
• We can become a community of people who are resources to one another.
• We receive from others when we are in need, and we give back when others are in need.
• This community can be a place where there is mutual support, encouragement, and self-help.

Our Approach:
Taking an inclusive approach, we leverage on the community to activate mutual help through social connections and inclusiveness with the aim of empowering the low-income and vulnerable families while developing the full potential of the next generation for transformative change.

About The Role

Overall Purpose
We are looking for a dynamic and passionate Lead Social Worker who can motivate and lead a team of social workers towards our mission of poverty transformation with-in empowered communities

-Work collaboratively with community partners and government agencies to enable a safe and caring environment for children and adults we serve in the community
-Mobilise of the community towards active contribution Facilitate change and improving the lives of individuals, families, community facing
-Provide casework intervention, counselling and information to families, and lead clinical and administrative supervision to the social work team
-Lead and manage all social work functions, outreach and community engagement programmes targeted at the community
-Develop, implement and evaluate community centric approach interventions strategies to close service gaps and plans to close these gaps within the centre’s area of influence to achieve organisational goals

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Knowledge and experience with social work interventions, social policies and community engagement;
• Degree or Post Graduate Qualification in Social Work from recognized universities;
• Minimum 10 years of relevant social work experience with at least 5 years of supervisory experience

Core Competencies:

• Believe that people and communities have intrinsic strengths and resources that can be harnessed for the betterment of family and community life;
• Demonstrated leadership abilities;
• Versatile, strong analytical, writing, communication, and interpersonal skills

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Interested candidates are invited to send in their detailed CV with expected salary to hr@sccfsc.org.sg

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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

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

19 May 2021

Closing Date:

18 Jun 2021

Salary Range
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