Post Date: 24 Nov 2021

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

Children's Cancer Foundation

Social Worker (Family Counselling & Programme Co-ordination)

The Children's Cancer Foundation aims to improve the quality of life for young patients and their families in caring for their physical, psychological and social well-being. We would like to invite passionate applicants to join our dedicated team to support and walk with child patients with medical complex conditions and their families at difficult times.

Descriptions

Duties :

  • Provide counselling and psychosocial services, group work and activities for young cancer patients, survivors and their families
  • Co-ordinate patients' rehabilitation and back-to-school programmes
  • Develop diagnosed groups / new projects for patients and parents
  • Collaborate with hospitals, agencies and other NGOs to provide continuum of care services for patients and their families

Requirements :
  • A registered social worker with a Bachelor / Master Degree in Social Work from a recognised institution in Hong Kong or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of post-qualification experience in casework and group work with children / youth and families. Experience in setting up of new projects / community rehabilitation projects will be an advantage
  • Strong passion in helping children and adolescents with life-threatening and life-limiting illnesses
  • Need to work on non-office hours for patients' and families' programmes or for urgent support to families
  • Good communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken Cantonese, Putonghua and English
  • Proficiency in PC skills, familiar with MS PowerPoint

Enquiries

Qualified and interested parties are invited to send their applications with resume and expected salary to The Services Director, Children's Cancer Foundation, Units 8-13, G/F, Lung Fook House, Lower Wong Tai Sin Estate, Kowloon, or email to recruitment@ccf.org.hk

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

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