We need a dedicated and passionate person who understands the importance of empowerment to help people make positive changes in their lives to join us as Social Worker / Counsellor within our Testing and Counselling service. This role will support the Testing and Counselling services of AIDS Concern...

We need a dedicated and passionate person who understands the importance of empowerment to help people make positive changes in their lives to join us as Social Worker / Counsellor within our Testing and Counselling service.

This role will support the Testing and Counselling services of AIDS Concern by providing voluntary Counselling and testing (VCT) services, primarily in our Testing Centre and elsewhere as required, coordinating volunteers management and providing counselling in response to clients' needs.

Social Worker / Counsellor

Job level Middle
Work exp 1 Year To 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Jordan
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Education subsidies, 5-day week, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Paternity leave
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org / Social Services
Job function Others > Others
Government / Social Services > Counselling / Social Work
Published On 17/03/2020

Key job duties

  1. Providing VCT services to gay and bisexual men, youth and heterosexual men
  2. To be responsible for volunteers development for our VCT services
  3. To be responsible for training and coaching for VCT volunteers to ensure the quality of VCT
  4. Providing counselling for the wellbeing of clients    

We are seeking candidates who are/have

  • Degree holder or above in Public Health, Social Work, Counselling, Social Science or related disciplines with 1-2 years working experience. (Less experience will be considered as Assistant Prevention Officer)
  • Knowledge about STIs/HIV issues , and MSM community would be an advantage
  • Have experience in project management
  • Presentation and communication and analytical skills
  • Open-minded, a good team player, and being able to form collaborations among various stakeholders
  • Genuine interest in developing a long-term career with NGO and serving the community with minority interest
  • Fluent in English, Cantonese. Mandarin a plus

We provide a warm, friendly and motivated working atmosphere, performance-based reward and career development opportunities. The right candidate will have real passion to develop a long-term career with NGO and serve the community. It will also be someone with good leadership and coaching skills for supporting junior and less experienced colleagues.

Our fringe benefits package will include MPF, Medical Scheme, 5-day working week, public holidays, 15-days annual leave and training opportunities.

Interest parties please send your full CV, with current and expected salary, and availability by quoting the job reference TCSW with a covering letter explaining your suitability to the position and write a short article on:

“What are the needs of people with high risk of HIV infection? How can a counselor engage them to tackle their need?”

To Human Resources Department, AIDS Concern by clicking