Job Opportunity

Advocacy & Research Social Worker

Working closely with the Parish Engagement Manager, you will provide support to advance the interests of the marginalised and/or vulnerable within the community.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Conduct social services research, and support the evaluation of services and programmes for grants approval
  • Develop and implement advocacy and communication plans to advance the interests of marginalised and/or vulnerable groups within the community
  • Organise and coordinate advocacy platforms to promote issues concerning the marginalised and/or vulnerable groups
  • Keep up to date with knowledge on marginalised and/or vulnerable groups, and create a knowledge resource bank
  • Secretariat to the Advocacy Committee and Programme Committee
  • Work with members of the Social Workers’ Guild to render social work assistance to the Catholic Church of the Archdiocese of Singapore, which includes organising talks in parishes sharing social service knowledge
  • Drive projects under Programme Committee which includes preparing materials for media, and organising awareness talks

Requirements:

  • Degree in social work, or related discipline
  • Preferably 3 years of relevant experience in advocacy or research work
  • Possess good interpersonal, presentation and written communication skills
  • Good project management skills and a good team player
  • Resourceful and self-motivated
  • Prior experience in social service setting will have an added advantage

Interested candidates are to send their resumes stating their experience, expected salary and availability to
[email protected] by 25 August 2020.