Social Worker or Asst Senior Social Worker (Family Reunification Service) ( Job No : JOB-2022-03999 )

Chen Su Lan Methodist Children's Home
  • Children & Youth
About The Role

We are looking for passionate individuals committed to the cause of reunifying children and young persons who are in out-of-home care back to their families in a safe, timely and sustainable manner.

- Provide intensive, home-based intervention and support to CYPs and families.

- Conduct needs and risk assessment in accordance to the service framework.

- Develop appropriate reunification case plans that is inclusive of the CYP and family’s opinions.

- Implement and follow up on case plans and interventions.

- Work with community stakeholders to address systemic barriers to reunification.

- Provide regular updates and reports to the interdisciplinary team to facilitate decision making on case plans for the clients.

- Develop tools and programs to support reunification work for CYPs and families.

Additional Duties for Senior Social Worker role:

- Assist in providing professional supervision to team members on practice issues.

- Facilitate inter-agency case conferences for suitability of cases and recommendations for reunification.

Interested applicants may also send your CV to

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

- Degree or Masters in Social Work

- At least 2 years (Social Worker) and 4 years (Asst Snr Social Worker) related work experience in children, youth or family work.

Core Competencies:

- Demonstrates some understanding of reunification work, trauma and attachment theories, and child and adolescent development.

- Good communication and interpersonal skills – able to work independently.

- Willing to work after office hours .

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

- A positive attitude with the ability to think out of the box.

- Ability to manage stress and crisis effectively while making calm and informed decisions.

- Ability to communicate in Malay or Tamil would be a plus.

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 2022

Closing Date:

31 Jan 2023

Salary Range
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