Social Worker (EIPIC) ( Job No : JOB-2021-01618 )

Employer:
SPD
Sector:
  • Adults & Families
  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
About The Role

You will be responsible to provide social work intervention and comprehensive case management services to serve the needs of the children and their families in the Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children (EIPIC).

• Establish rapport and build professional relationship with client and caregivers.
• Conduct intake and needs assessment during first contact and screening to ascertain the level of complexity, key risks and protective factors of the case and prepare for necessary intervention
• Conduct and administer appropriate financial assessment and assistance.
• Provide appropriate intervention and supportive counselling to the families of children attending early intervention.
• Participate actively in case discussions and case conferences within a trans-disciplinary setting.
• Work closely with other Early Intervention (EI) professionals to come up with a holistic family-centred intervention plan.
• Conduct home and school visits with other early intervention professionals whenever necessary.
• Prepare case history information, psychosocial assessment, social work intervention plans.
• Plan, organise and lead transition planning briefings and actively follow up with parents and external stakeholders on application to SPED or mainstream schools or transition to the next stage of education.


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Works effectively both as an individual and as part of a trans-disciplinary team.

Core Competencies:

• Patient, positive and passionate about working with children with special needs and their families.

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Recognised Degree or Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work or Counselling
• Relevant experience in the fields of Early Intervention is preferred.


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

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

05 May 2021

Closing Date:

04 Jun 2021

Salary Range
SGD   3500.00 - 4500.00
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