Social Worker / Senior Social Worker / Counsellor / Senior Counsellor
( Job No : JOB-2019-02975 )
TRANS Family Services
TRANS Family Services (TFS)
TRANS Family Services is celebrating our 41st Anniversary this year. We are a dynamic team of professionals striving to make positive difference in the lives of our beneficiaries. We seek to strengthen families to build resilient generations for the future. We have 5 Centres located in both the eastern and western parts of Singapore. We hope to invite like-minded, enthusiastic, hardworking and passionate teamplayers to join us.
About The Role
Provide casework and counselling services to clients ( for SAFE Centre, clients experiencing family violence)
Provide information and referral services to walk-in and call-in clients Conduct intake and risk assessment for clients seeking services (for SAFE Centre) Plan and conduct programmes and services to meet clients' needs Network with other organisations and stakeholders to garner resources for clients Provide supervision to staff and assist in strategic planning (for Senior Social Worker/Senior Counsellor) Undertake any other responsibilities and duties assigned *** Successful candidates will be posted to respective centres based on operational needs of the centres and candidates' experience and skills-set***
Engagement, assessment, intervention and evaluation skills for casework management
Additionally, planning, organizing and facilitation skills for groupwork and community work (counselling skills for counsellors)
Interpersonal and communication skills
Adaptability and resilience (for SAFE Centre, crisis work) Passion for social work (for SAFE Centre, passion for family violence work) Team player Has initiative, is hardworking and able to multitask
Preferred achievements / characteristics
Recognised degree in Social Work and/or Counselling
Relevant social work and counselling experience (for Senior Social Worker / Senior Counsellor) For SAFE Centre, possess relevant 2-3 years of social work experience
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.