CHANGE YOUR FUTURE AND THE FUTURE FOR CHILDREN IN HONG KONG. JOIN OUR TEAM.Our staff are creative, collaborative, and willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done. They embody our core values and believe in our vision and mission. If you enjoy a work environment that is challenging, rewarding...

CHANGE YOUR FUTURE AND THE FUTURE FOR CHILDREN IN HONG KONG. JOIN OUR TEAM.

Our staff are creative, collaborative, and willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done. They embody our core values and believe in our vision and mission. If you enjoy a work environment that is challenging, rewarding and making an impact, we invite you to consider a career with Mother’s Choice.

Senior Social Worker

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org / Social Services
Job function Government / Social Services > Counselling / Social Work
Government / Social Services > Others
Published On 16/07/2021

Key Responsibilities

Position 1: Safe Families Team (Ref: CP/210716/SF_SSW)

  • Family support case management including family assessments, matching families with community volunteers, liaising with referring social workers, supervising case progress, case documentation (reports, support plans, case notes and data input), reviewing progress of Safe Families intervention and capturing evidence of impact with families and volunteers.
  • Training and assessing potential volunteers.
  • Supporting ongoing development of the project including developing internal structures and training materials.
  • Being an external contact point and sharing the work and role of Safe Families with the community, including churches.
  • Contributing to materials needed for funding applications, reporting, promotion of project.

Position 2: Foster Care Services (Ref: CP/210716/FCS_SSW)

  • Provide case management and supportive services to children, birth parents and foster parents including developing, monitoring and reviewing long and short term goals, liaising and collaborating with relevant parties, case documentation, conducting foster home assessments
  • Perform case supervision, coaching and developing other social workers
  • Carry out the required procedures in relation to Service Performance Monitoring System & Funding Service Agreements of Foster Care services/Child Care Home Wee Care
  • Proactively look for opportunities to improve the casework practice and operations
  • Prepare proposal, monitor progress, implement, and review the assigned projects

Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or above in Social Work;
  • 5+ years of experience in child, youth, or family related services/disciplines;
  • Strong case management and assessment experience.
  • For Position 2, significant experience in working with children; sensitivity to the needs of children and knowledge in the areas of child development, attachment, and trauma care are required;
  • Good proficiency in Cantonese and English written and spoken.
  • Must share the commitment of Mother’s Choice in upholding the safety and protection of children as paramount.

To Apply
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and full resume quoting the job reference number and expected salary to Assistant Director – Human Resources, Mother’s Choice Limited, 10 Borrett Road, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong;  ; fax 2525 7445

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Applicants who do not hear from us within two months may consider their application unsuccessful. Mother’s Choice is committed to diversity and inclusion and is an equal opportunity employer.

About Mother’s Choice
Mother’s Choice is a local charity serving the many children without families and pregnant teenagers in Hong Kong. We join hands with our community to give hope and change the life stories of vulnerable girls and babies. Our vision is to see every child in a loving family.