About SOS
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Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) is dedicated to providing confidential emotional support to individuals facing a crisis, thinking about suicide or affected by suicide. Non-religious and not for profit, our work focuses on crisis intervention and suicide prevention.

If you have what it takes to work in a challenging and rewarding environment, join us to make a difference to the beneficiaries we serve.

Available Positions

Job Code: 
905
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Published: 
May 2, 2019
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Job Description

About The Role
A Social Worker/ Counsellor is the team player of a sub team in the Client Care Services team. The role is a professional on the ground, who provides frontline counselling, case management and other clinical tasks to the clients who receive services in his/her sub team which specializes in one of the core services and performs its designated clinical functions, i.e. Suicide Intervention, Suicide Post-vention, Email Befriending or Text Messaging Services.

He/she is expected to provide high quality clinical services through direct practice, for those who are suicidal, in crisis or have lost someone through suicide. These service will be delivered through telephone/email/text messaging follow-up, face to face counselling, group work, special projects and programmes.

Provide direct clinical services, including handling Specialist Counselling Cases, offering Crisis Support to suicidal individuals & their concerned parties, and rendering Grief Counselling to suicide survivors
Enhance his/her clinical knowledge and skills through active participation in the supervision, training and self-learning in order to provide up to standard clinical services to our clients
Participate and assist in special projects and other duties as assigned

Ensure his/her clinical service output and outcome meeting the targets.
Active participation in the supervision, training and self-learning
Be a contributive team player that sustains the client services

Candidate Requirements

Technical Competencies:
- Bachelor Degree in Counselling, Social Work with at least 3 years of direct practice and counselling experience, preferably in Crisis Management/Intervention.

Core Competencies:
- Self-motivated
- Good team player
- Organized and efficient
- Possess good interpersonal an communication skills
- Willing to work in the evenings and during odd hours in accordance to service needs

Preferred achievements/ characteristics:
Has a passion for social service work and ability to multi-task

Closing Date: 31 May 2019

How to apply

Please indicate your current and expected salary. Interested persons are invited to send their resume with a recent photograph:

By email:
HRD@sos.org.sg
By mail: 

Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) Human Resource Department
Block 10 Cantonment Close #01-01 Singapore 080010

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and working experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Job Code: 
1004
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Published: 
May 2, 2019
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About The Role
Provide support in overseeing all aspects of finance, administration, human resources and facilities.

Finance
- To process payments and receipts, and maintain financial and payroll records.
- To prepare statutory reports to relevant authorities as required.
- To assist in processing monthly financial position and monitor cash flow of the organisation.
- To maintain the fixed assets.

2 General HR & Administration
- To maintain and update staff records and other staff related matters.
- To provide administrative support in compensation and benefits, including statutory-related claims.
- To attend to the administration of training for staff and Board members.
- To process renewal of insurance coverage and claims.
- To be responsible for purchasing and purchasing related activities.
- To oversee incoming and outgoing mails, including donations.
- To be responsible for cataloging and filing all documents (financial and non-financial).

3 Facilities
- To oversee services including security, equipment maintenance, pest control,cleaning and waste disposal
- To keep the inventories, maintain and upkeep the office equipment, furniture,library and other assets.
- To ensure that repair and maintenance work carried out by external contractors are completed expediently.

4 Any Other Duties
- To assist in any other tasks/projects as assigned by the Executive Director.

Candidate Requirements

Technical Competencies:
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Diploma with Business Administration, Accountancy, Finance or related qualification.
- Proficient in MS Office applications.

Core Competencies:
The candidate should be:
- Organised, meticulous and must be able to work with minimum supervision and in a team. Must possess a mature, pleasant and caring personality with integrity and good moral values.

Preferred achievements/ characteristics:
- Has experience working in non-profit or social service organisations
- Able to assist in budget planning and accounts
- Has experience or knowledge of office and HR administration.
- Has experience in supervision of junior staff.

Closing Date: 31 May 2019

How to apply

Please indicate your current and expected salary. Interested persons are invited to send their resume with a recent photograph:

By email:
HRD@sos.org.sg
By mail: 

Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) Human Resource Department
Block 10 Cantonment Close #01-01 Singapore 080010

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and working experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Job Code: 
1003
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Published: 
May 2, 2019
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The Assistant Director reports to the Executive Director and assist the Executive Director in the following areas:
- Overseeing the daily operations of the organisation
- Implementing strategic plans, create in partnership with the Board of Management. Ensuring relevance and sustainability of the agency's services in achieving its mission/vision;
- Developing a team of key staff to manage critical service functions
- Ensuring compliance with Code of Governance for Charities and Adherence to the standards demanded of the helping professions (Hotlines, counselling, etc);
- Managing staff and volunteer and other resources effectively;
- Fostering a learning and development culture across the organisation;
- Networking with governmental and other agencies and establishing community relations and support.

Candidate Requirements

Technical Competencies:
A relevant Bachelor Degree, at least 10 years experience in counselling, social work or relevant field.

Core Competencies:
Good managerial and strong communications skills
High organisational agility, supervisory and mentoring skills and mature,pleasant and caring personality, project & conflict management skills.

Preferred Achievements/Characteristics:
Work experience in social services, counselling or related fields

Closing Date: 31 May 2019

How to apply

Please indicate your current and expected salary. Interested persons are invited to send their resume with a recent photograph:

By email:
HRD@sos.org.sg
By mail: 

Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) Human Resource Department
Block 10 Cantonment Close #01-01 Singapore 080010

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and working experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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E-mail

m PAT@SOS.ORG.SG
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