Social Worker [Elderly Service]
( Job No : JOB-2021-01751 )
Thye Hua Kwan Moral Charities Limited
Elderly Services Division
THK Elderly Service Division (ESD) has over 17 Senior Activity Centres, Seniors Group Home and runs numerous elderly programmes. ESD aims to provide physical, mental and emotional support to the elderly community through outreach programmes, recreational activities and more.
About The Role
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Manage case referral, conduct assessment, planning, intervention and follow up on case referrals. • Provide casework intervention and counselling services, facilitate groups, conduct and implement structured programmes for the clients and their families. • Conducts comprehensive client assessments to collect functional, environmental, psycho-social, financial, employment, housing, education and health information as appropriate to develop a creative and cost-effective case plan. • Plan and conduct programmes and services that are relevant for this target group. • Provide training for volunteers. • Perform other organizational duties as assigned.
• At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Worker, preferably Post Graduate in Social Work from universities recognised by the Social Work Accreditation and Advisory Board (SWAAB) of Singapore with at least 2-3 years of relevant experience in social service.
• Passionate individual with commitment in working with seniors and other marginalized groups.
• Pro-active work attitude with good interpersonal skills and able to work effectively and effectively under pressure.
Preferred achievements / characteristics
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.