Manager (Services) ( Job No : JOB-2020-02020 )

Down Syndrome Association (Singapore)
  • Disability
About The Role

The Manager supports the Executive Director in the overall development and execution of the organization’s services, including children’s services, adults’ education services, family support services, as well as enrichment programs.

Program and Curriculum Management
• Conduct environment scanning and stay abreast of Social Service sector trends and regulations
• Lead the strategic planning and mobilization of curriculum training strategies and resources
• Oversee the development and execution of new and existing enrichment programs/initiatives
• Conduct training sessions for parents, teachers, and trainers
• Develop SOPs in line with local regulations and ensure their compliance
• Provide reports and updates on existing and new programs/initiatives

Advocacy and Research
• Advocate on matters related to Down syndrome through organizing public awareness initiatives (such as talks and roadshows)
• Lead the planning and development of outreach programs and research projects for the organization
• Oversee the overall maintenance of the organization’s resource and information centre

Financial Planning and Management
• Lead the department’s forecasting and budgeting activities and oversee the implementation budget plans
• Monitor department budget outcomes

Team Leadership and Management
• Set goals and performance standards for direct reports
• Mentor direct reports and provide feedback
• Conduct manpower planning and identify manpower needs

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• At least 3 years of experience in similar roles
• Degree in Social Work, Counselling, Psychology, or relevant disciplines from a recognized institution

Core Competencies:

• Excellent communication and networking skills
• Strong stakeholder management skills across different levels
• Strong problem-solving and decision-making ability
• Team leadership skills

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
We are still open to receive more applications.
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Manager or Executive (Programme)
Min Educational Qualification:
Bachelor Degree
Posting Date:

03 Sep 2020

Closing Date:

30 Nov 2020

Salary Range
SGD   3270.00 - 4900.00
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