Senior Social Worker ( Job No : JOB-2021-01850 )

Singapore Association For The Deaf, The
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Singapore Association For The Deaf, The - Mountbatten Road

Established in 1955, the Singapore Association for the Deaf (SADeaf) has been serving the Deaf and Hard-of-hearing community for the past six decades. SADeaf is a member of the National Council of Social Service (NCSS), and is supported by Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) and Ministry of Education (MOE).

The association is also affiliated, internationally, to the World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) and, locally, to the Children Charities’ Association (CCA).

Mission :
To assist the Deaf to achieve a better quality of life and to enable them to integrate and contribute to society.

To be a leading organization in advocating unity and equal opportunity for their Deaf and supporting the Deaf, regardless of their differences, to reach their potential through the philosophy of Total Communication.

About The Role

To oversee and provide management and social work support to the Community Integration Support Services in its services to Deaf and hard-of-hearing clients.
Key Responsiblilities:
- Provide information and referral.
- Manage, develop and implement clients’, families’, care and counselling plan.
- Conduct home and school visits.
- Work with and provide supervision to multi-disciplinary team members.
- Facilitate and participate in case conferencing.
- Provide reports and statistics according to funding and audit requirements.
- Plan and conduct workshops, programmes and activities.
- Develop and maintain collaborations with community partners and stakeholders including SSAs, hospitals, ministries and parents.
- Oversee the CS, ISS and HCC departments and provide management support to the team.
- Aim to achieve targets as set with the funders.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Good supervisory skills.
Data management, stakeholder management, and programme management.
Able to work independently and in small teams.

Core Competencies:

Ability to plan, multi-task and is meticulous.
Good interpersonal and people management skills to work with people from diverse background (i.e. beneficiaries, partners, volunteers and colleagues who are deaf and or hard of hearing).

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Degree in Social Work with minimum 7 years of experience with at least 3 years in senior position.
Registered Social Worker.
Experience working in Social Service Agency preferred.

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

Register social worker

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

27 May 2021

Closing Date:

26 Jun 2021

Salary Range
SGD   5330.00 - 7990.00
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