Job Category: Social Worker
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Changi Simei

The Restorative Care Department is to provide specific services to inmates and their family members with the following objectives:

  1. To provide assistance to inmates and their families who are in need of support, at any point during the incarceration phase (e.g. in the areas of financial hardships or managing family-related issues).
  2. To provide assistance through aftercare support for releasing inmates who are without family support on their transition back to the community.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide information and referral services for offenders, ex-offenders and/or their next of kin
  • Conduct risk assessment, social investigation, assessment, case formulation, intervention planning.
  • Timely preparation and submission of reports and case recordings.
  • Conduct meetings, sessions, workshops and programme to offenders, ex-offenders and/or their next of kin

Requirements:

  • Degree in Social Work or Degree with a Graduate Diploma in Social Work from an accredited institution
  • Comfortable to work with offenders and ex-offenders in Prison settings
  • Able to work in a fast-pace and stressful environment.
  • Required to work on weeknights and weekends on needs basis
  • Has maturity, communication skills and interpersonal skills to work with professionals, and families from diverse backgrounds
  • Able to develop empathy/ empathic responses, reflective capacity self-awareness.
  • Adaptive with multi-tasking skills and problem-solving skills
  • Personal effectiveness, independence, and good time management
  • Has strong writing skills
  • Team player
  • Only Singaporeans 

Work Location: Simei/ Changi

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