Social Work Assistant ( Job No : JOB-2022-03467 )

Catholic Welfare Services, Singapore
  • Eldercare
Catholic Welfare Services, Singapore - 36 JURONG WEST STREET 24

St Josephs Home, a Person-centred residential healthcare facility located in Jurong West is redefining the way we take care of our elderly.

About The Role

• Provide administrative support for the day-to-day running of the Social Work Department, including tracking referrals, preparation of reports, maintaining case files and administrative paperwork

• Assist with data collection, tracking and updating of clients information and other relevant data in the database

• Assist with the assessment of simple financial cases and application of relevant financial schemes and assistance for our Home’s residents

• Assist with Medifund submissions according to the criteria of Medifund applications

• Professional and prompt handling of queries via phone calls and emails, including liaising with other insititutions social workers to facilitate effective delivery of relevant services.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Minimum relevant diploma (a Diploma in Social Work or Social Services would be an advantage)
At least 3 years in the Community Care sector, preferably in a Nursing Home

Core Competencies:

Strong interpersonal skills with exceptional administrative expertise
Organised and meticulous with a keen eye for details
Proficient in MS Office programs, especially in Word and Excel programs, including MOH enterprise systems such as IRMS and NMTS

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

A good team player with the ability to work well with minimum supervision
Fluent in spoken and written English, and the ability to converse in Mandarin and or dialect would be an asset in communicating with dialect-speaking clients

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 Work Assistant
Min Educational Qualification:
Polytechnic Diploma
Posting Date:

16 Sep 2022

Closing Date:

30 Nov 2022

Salary Range
SGD   2500.00 - 3800.00
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