Therapy Aide (Disability Care) ( Job No : JOB-2021-03673 )

Employer:
Metta Welfare Association
Sector:
  • Disability
Centre:
Metta Home for the Disabled

Modelled after the serene and picturesque ambience of Peranakan-styled houses, Metta Home for the Disabled is a residential home for its 98 residents with intellectually and physical disabilities. We serve individuals between 18 to 55 years of age regardless of race or religion.

Through funding from the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF), we are able to provide individualised programmes and activities such as care planning for our residents. This coupled with outings to places of interests promotes inclusivity within community spaces. Thus, allowing our clients to acquire the necessary skills for daily living.

Our team of care staff consisting of nurses, nursing aides and therapy aides provide our clients with daily care and attention. Our operational staff includes kitchen staff, cleaners, maintenance technician and laundry worker. Together with the support of our administrative and allied health care team, a good and dedicated workforce ensures that the Home operates smoothly.

About The Role

1. To conduct therapy programs for clients under the supervision of therapist
2. To ensure safe and clean equipment and environment for the clients
3. To record and monitor clients progress and participation
4. To assist physiotherapist and or Occupational Therapist to provide advice and education to clients and caregivers on how to prevent and or improve condition
5. Participate in donor or volunteer or fundraising events
6. Any other duties as assigned


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Minimum 1-2 year of related experience, experience working with persons with special needs would be advantageous

Core Competencies:

Ability to work both independently and within a multi-disciplinary team
Hardworking, meticulous and responsible
Service oriented with good communication skills

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Minimum certificate in Therapy services or equivalent
Able to work weekends and public holidays when required


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

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Therapist or Therapist Aide
Min Educational Qualification:
GCE 'O' Level
Posting Date:

18 Oct 2021

Closing Date:

08 Dec 2021

Salary Range
SGD   1400.00 - 2000.00
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