Social Worker ( Job No : JOB-2021-03950 )

Presbyterian Community Services
  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
Grace Orchard School

Grace Orchard School is a special education school for children with mild intellectual disability or mild autism. GOS is a partnership project under the auspices of the Presbyterian Community Services.

The school is located at 170, West Coast Road, Singapore 127443

About The Role

• Provide financial assistance services to needy students in accordance with the school’s financial assistance scheme policies.
• Conduct family and social assessment of students’ needs when necessary.
• Provide interventions to students to support and maximize learning and adjustment.
• Provide crisis intervention support in line with the school policies
• Conduct family interviews for Placement Assessment Screening and co-ordinate with AP staff to support placement and transition for new admission.
• Maintain and update students’ case records with relevant documentation reports.
• Provide consultation and update students’ progress to the relevant staff members and caregivers.
• Conduct home visits when necessary.
• Work in collaboration with teaching, non-teaching staff and caregivers for the effective enhancement of services.
• Work with external agencies for the effective enhancement of services.
• Involve in the school’s interdisciplinary process of Individual Education Plan and Individual Transition Plan .
• Recruit, train, and co-ordinate volunteers.
• Conduct relevant in-house training for school staff, parents and caregivers.
• Develop and review department and related policies in conjunction with the management.
• Assist in the development and management of the budget, stock-take and control of inventory

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Bachelor Degree in Social Work or Graduate Diploma in Social Work.
• Minimum 3 years of experience in social service sector.
• Registered Social Worker (RSW) with the Singapore Association of Social Workers is preferred.

Core Competencies:

• Good communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Reliable, responsible and show high level initiative

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

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

09 Nov 2021

Closing Date:

31 Jan 2022

Salary Range
SGD   3000.00 - 6000.00
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