Case Worker (Gladiolus Place besides Mattar MRT) ( Job No : JOB-2022-03546 )

Presbyterian Community Services
  • Children & Youth
  • Mental Health
Gladiolus Place

Gladiolus Place is a non-profit residential Home dedicated to providing teenage girls a refuge and a place to call their home. Gladiolus Place reaches out to vulnerable youths in need of care and protection, and who are facing or at risk of abuse, neglect, delinquency and wayward behaviours. Through the healing and renewal processes they undergo during their stay, Gladiolus Place seeks to restore these young females to their families and communities as transformed individuals.

About The Role

Provide Casework and Counselling to teenage girls in a Residential setting
Provide counselling to resident’s family, and conduct restorative work between residents and their families
Assess risks and needs of residents and their families and formulate the Individual Care
Plan (ICP) for each resident accordingly.
Monitor daily incidents and progress of residents
Ensure execution of ICP’s planned action according to goals, in close collaboration with care staff and programs team
Conduct group work with residents and with their families to equip them with the necessary life skills
Liaise, collaborate with, and provide information to external partners and stakeholders
Ensure and maintain accurate and updated records on each resident
Prepare, review and submit all regular and ad-hoc reports required
Review relevance of all external proposed classes, workshops and talks that may be useful for the residents
Coordination with the respective agencies on the proposed sessions, internal team and Programs department to facilitate sessions
Coordination and management of all external appointments of the residents
Provide inputs at weekly Disciplinary Committee conferences and ensure execution of outcomes derived from the conferences
Undertake any other duties as and when specified by the Head of Home

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Knowledge of out-of-home care landscape and community-based resources
Able to work well and tactfully with stakeholders
Adherence to Standard Operating Procedures

Core Competencies:

Demonstrate understanding and respect for all roles in the organisation
Objective, fair and transparent
Able to work independently
Able to respond to emergencies outside work hours (round the clock facility)

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Good leadership skills
Good time management and prioritization
Good skills in mentoring

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:

26 Sep 2022

Closing Date:

25 Oct 2022

Salary Range
SGD   2500.00 - 2800.00
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