Post Date: 21 Jul 2021

Functions: Social Service
Types: Full Time
Education: Bachelor Degree
Salary: -
Location: -

New Life
Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association

Social Worker / Counsellor (0.5)

Since 1965, New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association is dedicated to recovery-oriented, people-focused and evidence-based community mental health service development. The Association, with a team of over 1,000 staff members, operates more than 70 service units and projects to render residential services, employment and vocational training, community support for 18,000 people in recovery with mental illness (PIR) and their families, as well as provide mental health education to 78,000 general public annually. As a result of our passionate belief in social inclusion and self-reliance for PIR , we have established different social enterprises with over 20 projects operating currently promoted the well-being message under the brand "330", which in Cantonese carries the homophonous meaning "body, mind and spirit" - the balance of which we all strive to attain.

For more information, please visit http://www.nlpra.org.hk

Descriptions

Ref : EDB - SW/C

Responsibilities :

  • To conduct needs assessment to formulate individual and group goals for students with ASD;
  • To provide social competence training programs for students with ASD at schools;
  • To provide consultation or training to parents, peer students and concerned stakeholders;
  • To liaise and communicate with schools on service implementation;
  • To prepare program session plans and reports; and
  • To perform other ad hoc duties as assigned.

Requirements :
  • Bachelor Degree or above in Social Work, Counselling, Psychology or Education (Majoring in Special Needs);
  • 1-2 years relevant experience;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Self-motivated, well-organized and a team player; and
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese.

Enquiries

Applicants are invited to forward a cover letter and a resume to the Human Resources Department by post at New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, 332 Nam Cheong Street, Kowloon, or by fax at 3552 5398, or by email to recruit@nlpra.org.hk

Personal data provided by applicants will strictly be used for recruitment purpose.

New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association is an equal opportunity employer.

Prospective employees are requested to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check.

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