NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS (JUL/AUG)

Dear Friends of Caritas Singapore,

Shalom! Wishing you and your family a blessed week. We are excited to share with you many upcoming programmes and activities. We look forward to your participation.

We are also pleased to share that with effect from 24 June 2021, the Catholic Architectural Guild (CAG) has officially joined Caritas Singapore as a Member Organisation (MO). Caritas Singapore family now has a total of 28 MOs.

CARITAS SINGAPORE EVENTS

As we celebrate 200 years of Catholicism in Singapore, Caritas Singapore and CHARIS representing the social mission of the Catholic Church both locally and overseas are co-organising a full-day programme entitled “Ignitus! Social Mission with Love” on 4 Sep 2021. #Catholic200SG

Prior to that, a series of “Ignitus! Social Mission with Love” micro events have been carefully curated by our member organisations. Join us for the upcoming micro events summarised below: 

Sat, 7 Aug | Catholic Welfare Services (CWS)

Sat, 7 Aug | Faith & Light Community (FLC)

 

Sat, 14 Aug | Montfort Care – GoodLife! Home Bathing

 

Sat, 14 Aug | Canossian Village @ 1 Sallim Road

 

Sat, 21 Aug | Catholic Aids Response Effort (CARE)

 

Sat, 21 Aug | Montfort Care – Grief Matters to support the bereaved

 

Sun, 22 Aug | Clare’s Missionary

 

Thu, 26 Aug | Clarity Singapore

 

Sat, 28 Aug | Montfort Care – Big Love Child Protection Specialist Centre

 

Sat, 28 Aug | Jesuit Refugee Service Singapore (JRS)


WHAT’S ON?

To ensure the safety of our service users, volunteers and staff, face-to-face programmes and services within the Caritas Singapore family are limited. Note: Most programmes remain online.

Below are time-critical programmes and events for the month ahead:

Jul to Sep 2021 | Mamre Oaks – MOVATHON, a call to move and dance with Mamre Oaks

1 Jul – 30 Sep | Boys’ Town – Be a Champion for Youths

Wed, 4 Aug | Clarity Singapore – Better and Happier Uplif #4

Mon, 9 Aug | Catholic Family Life – Bake with your Child

Thu, 12 Aug | Catholic Family Life – 5 Strategies to Easily Motivate your Child for Success

 

Sat, 21 Aug | Catholic Business Network (CBN) Connect Music & Arts Series: A talk by Corrine May


RESOURCES

Big Love Child Protection Specialist Centre | Talk on Self-Care

Boys’ Town – Fostering Services | How to be a foster parent?

Catholic Business Network | Career Counselling for PMEs

Catholic Family Life | Emotional Resilience in families

Catholic Laywers Guild | Bequeathing assets to the Church

Catholic Lawyers Guild | Weekly Pro Bono Legal Clinic

Clarity Singapore | Mental Health Bytes – Jul/ Aug 2021

Clarity Singapore | Hang Out with Clarity Singapore

Clarity Singapore | What’s The Tea with OCD programme – Jul/ Aug

Society of St Vincent de Paul | SSVP News May 2021

 

 

Catholic Business Network | Career Counselling for PMEs

Catholic Family Life | Emotional Resilience in families

Catholic Laywers Guild | Bequeathing assets to the Church

Catholic Lawyers Guild | Weekly Pro Bono Legal Clinic

Clarity Singapore | Mental Health Bytes – Jul/ Aug 2021

Clarity Singapore | Hang Out with Clarity Singapore

Clarity Singapore | What’s The Tea with OCD programme – Jul/ Aug

Society of St Vincent de Paul | SSVP News May 2021


CAREER OPPORTUINITIES

In this time of uncertainty for many, especially for those seeking job opportunities, here are some positions available within the Caritas Singapore family. If you know someone who meets the job requirements, please do share this with them.

 

Various Positions at Abilities Beyond Limitations And Expectations Limited (ABLE) ABLE is hiring:
– Rehabilitation Counsellor
– IT Executive
– Physiotherapist

For more information on each role, click here.

Various Positions at ACMI
ACMI is hiring:
– IT Infrastructure Senior Executive Officer
– General Management Officer

For more information on each role, click here.

Various Positions at Assisi Hospice
Assisi Hospice is hiring various positions:
– Senior/ Medical Social Worker
– Consultant
– Resident Physician
– Nurse Clinician
– Senior Staff Nurse/ Staff Nurse (Inpatient/ Home Care/ Daycare)
– Enrolled Nurse (Inpatient)

For more information on each role, click here.

Various Positions at Boys’ Town
Boys’ Town is hiring various positions:
– Case Worker, Sanctuary Care
– HR Officer
– Social Worker, Residential Services
– Programme Executive, Adventure Centre
– Youth Worker, Residential Services
– Youth Worker (Night), Residential Services
– Youth Worker, YouthReach

For more information on each role, click here.

Canossaville Children & Community Services is hiring
Preschool Teachers / Student Care Teachers.

Click here for details. Applicants to submit their resume here.

Montfort Care is hiring
Montfort Care is hiring:
– Social Worker @ Big Love (Child Protection Centre)
– Case Worker (Registered Nurse)
– Senior Social Worker (Eldercare)
– Programme Associate (Eldercare Services)
– Programme Executive (Eldercare Services)
– Triple P Trainer Counsellor (Part-time)
– Case Worker/ Social Worker – KAFS
– Programme Assistant, Dementia Care
– Compliance and Governance Senior Executive
– Programme Executives (Grief Matters)
– Temporary Admin Support (Grief Matters)
– Temporary Finance Executive/ Associate
– Psychologists (Big Love)
– Senior Social Worker @ Big Love (Child Protection Centre)
– Case Worker/ Social Workers @ Big Love (National Anti-Violence Hotline)
– Social Worker/ Case Worker

For more information on each role, click here.

Mount Alvernia Hospital is hiring
Mount Alvernia Hospital is looking at filling vacancies for various positions:
– Radiographers
– CSSD Assistant (shift duties)
– Pharmacist
– IT Compliance Officer
– Information Security Officer
– Senior/ Staff Nurse (Maternity Ward)
– Senior/ Staff Nurse (Paediatric Ward)
– Senior/ Staff Nurse (Scrub/AU/Recovery)
– Senior/Staff Nurse (Intensive Care Unit)
– Assistant Manager, Information Technology
– Cook
– Kitchen Aide
– Patient Service Assistant/ Officer (Front Office)
– System Analyst
– Executive (Corporate Development)
– Pharmacy Technician (Perm Night)
– Pharmacist (Perm Night)
– Pharmacy Technician
– Risk Management cum Internal Audit Executive
– Pharmacist
– Senior/ Healthcare Assistant (Operating Theatre)
– Senior/ Technician, Facilities Management

For more information on each role, click here.


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Abilities Beyond Limitations and Expectations Limited (ABLE)
As part of promoting self-care, ABLE is recruiting volunteers to support the following programmes.

1. P2P Befrienders for Care Recipients
2. Caregiver Support Group
3. Cooking/ Baking Volunteer Trainer for Caregivers

Click here for more details. 

Archdiocesan Commission for the Pastoral Care of Migrants & Itinerant People (ACMI)
ACMI supports migrants through Case Management, Skills Development, Community Outreach and Formation. They are looking for skilled and experienced Volunteer Trainers to provide various Skills Development courses for migrants (mainly Foreign Domestic Workers and Spouses).

Click here for more details. 

Boys’ Town
Boys’ Town is still looking for:
1. Volunteer Transport Minder for Sanctuary Care
2. Volunteer Tutor for Residential Services

Click here for more details.

Canossaville Children & Community Services (CCCS)
Canossaville Children and Community Services (CCCS) is a Catholic social service agency, serving and impacting the lives of children and their families across their preschool and primary years, regardless of race, language or religion. They are looking for Student Care Helpers to extend their work.

Click here for more details. 

Catholic Family Life (CFL)
Catholic Family Life is looking for Volunteer Counsellors to join their Community of Para-Counsellors (CPC).

Click here for more details. 

Catholic Welfare Services (CWS)
CWS is looking for the following volunteers to support the poor and vulnerable they serve.
1. Medical Escorts for Elderly Resident at St Vincent Home. 
Click here for more details.
2. Project Fulfilment Support at [email protected] 
Click here for more details.

Infant Jesus Homes and Children’s Centres (IJHCC)
IJHCC serves children and youth from diverse racial groups and religions. They are looking to fill the following volunteer roles to extend the work they do.
1. Graphics Designer (ability to work from home)
2. Operations Support (Galilee Centre – Blk 641, #01-800, Ang Mo Kio Ave 4, S’pore 560641)
3. Guitar/ Ukulele Instructor (Galilee Centre)
4. Homework Coach (Galilee Centre)

Click here for more details. 

Montfort Care
Montfort Care’s GoodLife! Makan is looking for the following volunteers:

1. Tech-savvy volunteer to engage stay alone seniors online. Details: Click here for more details.

2. Volunteer cooks to cook for and together with stay alone seniors.
Click here for more details.

Society of St Vincent de Paul (SSVP)
SSVP is looking for volunteers to support their Milk & Diapers (MaD) Programme. 

Click here for more details. Interested volunteers, submit your interest here.


Please continue to stay home, keep safe and healthy. If you need help, or you know someone who needs help, please call our helpline: 8375 3125.