Job vacancy Social Workers

59 Okodan St, Blue Gate district, Osu, Accra near Papaye, Accra
  +233 0302 760143, +233 24 3925110

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Job Type
Job Status
Full Time
27 October, 2020
Job Title

Social Workers

Job Presentation

As a Social Worker, your responsibilities are:

  • Interact, assess, counsel, and offer advice to street connected children on the field and their families
  • Perform Case management
  • liaise with relatives, colleagues, and other professionals to find appropriate interventions for street connected children.
  • To arrange appropriate care, resources or benefits for street connected children
  • Preparing street connected children and their families for reintegration
  • To work in collaboration with other branches to ensure that the project goals are achieved
  • Organising and Holding workshops
  • Communicating with different authorities/Schools/Stakeholders/DSW
  • Conducting social investigations and writing reports about field work done
  • Requirements
    • In order to thrive in this role, you should bring:
    • Degree/Diploma in Social Work, Sociology,Psychology,Population and Family Life Education
    • Minimum of 3 years working experience in a social organization
    • Excellent at building relationships and bonding with children and family
    • Ready to travel and visits children and their families
    • Skilled in family situation assessments.
    • The ability to engage and liaise effectively with a range of stakeholders to build trusted relationships within the community
    • Familiar with child centred approaches in finding solutions for Street connected children
    • Deep knowledge of the phenomenon of street connected children
    • Experience in family empowerment
    • Ability to speak any of these languages Dagbani, Kokomba and Twi will be an advantage
    • Can work independently
    • Good knowledge of general IT systems and applications including MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
    • Prior experience with working with international development agencies will be an advantage
    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • Education: Diploma/First degree
    Valid Till
    25 Nov, 2020

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