Project X-CITE Youth Worker ( Job No : JOB-2022-04024 )

Employer:
Children-At-Risk Empowerment Association
Sector:
  • Children & Youth
About The Role

ABOUT THE ROLE
Project X-CITE is a youth mental well-being programme aimed at helping youths manage, regulate, and direct their emotions toward positive outcomes. It deploys volunteers who mentor and meet participants regularly in small group settings.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Recruitment and screening of youth participants and volunteer mentors
• Screening participants and volunteers to ensure they meet programme requirements
• Assessing suitability of volunteers to serve as mentors to youth participants

Conducting training, monitoring and support of volunteer mentors
• Training and equipping volunteers with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to function as effective mentors in the programme
• Monitoring volunteers’ performance and progress in the programme
• Supporting volunteers’ needs and motivating them to function effectively as mentors to youth participants

Stakeholder Engagement
• Contextualising programme content for mentoring and small group activities
• Providing coordination and supporting both youth participants and volunteer mentors
• Providing basic counselling and crisis management, if required
• Monitoring, managing, and coordinating data and information needed for reporting and evaluation purposes
• Flexibility to work evenings and Saturdays, when required


Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Degree in youth work or counselling or psych or social work, min 3 years’ relevant exp, preferably in coordinating and conducting youth mentoring programmes
• Exp in working with youths aged 18-25 yo
• Online engagement tools
• Basic counselling and crisis mgt skills
• Microsoft Office

Core Competencies:

• Desire to make positive impact in youths and young persons
• Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
• Resilience, passion for service, and team player

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Courteousness
• Reliability, quality, and efficiency of services delivered


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

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

10 Nov 2022

Closing Date:

09 Dec 2022

Salary Range
SGD   3500.00 - 4380.00
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