Programme Coordinator, CARE Counselling Services ( Job No : JOB-2022-04208 )

Association Of Women For Action And Research
About The Role

AWARE CARE team is looking for a Senior Programme Coordinator. The programme coordinator will support women in distress, as a counsellor, along their journeys of healing and recovery, while helping the counselling team in its day-to-day operations and programme development.

Job Description
• Coordinate and ensure smooth running of a gender-and-trauma-informed Counselling Services with the support of an admin team
• Provide peer clinical support to intern, volunteer and contract counsellors
• Provide empowerment, encouragement and support to the counselling team and liaise with staff and volunteers from other departments as necessary
• Support efforts linked to counselling service and quality issues
• Support efforts for recruitment, onboarding and engagement of new interns and contract counsellors.
• Support capacity-building and engagement efforts for contract counsellors
• Promote the counselling service among relevant agencies, referrers, clients and potential clients as required
• Maintenance of appropriate record-keeping systems in line with data protection.
• Provide a professional and high-quality level of counselling

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Strong commitment to the values of AWARE, gender- and trauma-informed practice
• Ability to work under pressure and manage competing demands
• Proficient with computers, Google Drive apps and MS Office
• Excellent case recording and record-keeping skills

Core Competencies:

• Excellent interpersonal skills, strong teamwork ethos and ability to work within a multidisciplinary team (social workers, counsellors, managers)
• Ability to communicate appropriately with clients and management, both verbally and in writing (with second language preferable)

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Singapore Citizen or PR with at least 5 years of counselling experience
• Minimum qualification of a Master Degree in Counselling, Psychology or related fields preferred, with trauma management credentials a bonus
• Experience working in the voluntary or social service sector preferable

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:
Min Educational Qualification:
Master (91)
Posting Date:

28 Nov 2022

Closing Date:

27 Dec 2022

Salary Range
SGD   4000.00 - 4500.00
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