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Job Title : Assistant Director (Community Outreach Services)
 

Purpose of Position

Reporting to the Divisional Director (Community Outreach Services), you will oversee the performance, strategic directors and financial standing of the Senior Cluster Network (“SCN”). The 3 key services within the SCN are Senior Activity Centres (“SAC”), Cluster Support (“CS”) and Senior Group Home (“SGH”).

Responsibilities:

  • Set the goals and objectives for the team and develop plans to achieve these.
  • Ensure that services provided adhere to the guidelines stipulated by the governing bodies.
  • Manage efficient utilization of funds for the respective centres.
  • Oversee the case management of clients and provide guidance and supervision to the case management team to ensure that the needs of our clients are met.
  • Develop strategies and programmes to meet the needs of the elderly in the community.
  • Network and lend support to external stakeholders (i.e. Community partners, Management Board and Committee, donors and sponsors) to enrich the SAC, CS, SGH’s programmes for seniors.
  • Provide feedback and report on the developments of the SAC, CS, to the management board ensuring that the programme remains relevant to the needs of the seniors in our community.
  • Develop staff potential and instill a coaching culture in the department that would lead to high performance.

Requirements:

  • At least Degree of an equivalent disciplines (i.e. Social Work, Psychology, Counselling)
  • Certified Clinical Supervisor in Social Work / Counselling
  •  Able to engage and influence stakeholders
  • At least 5 years of experience in case work
  • Good understanding of working with older persons
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities
  • Strategic thinking and planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal, writing and communications skills

If you are keen to pursue this role, do send your latest resume and cover letter to HR or submit online