Social Worker
Chance for Children
Tamale
6d ago
source : Jobsinghana.com, LLC

In this role, you will be reporting to the Center Coordinator and your responsibilities are :

  • As the Social Worker , you will support the center coordinator to ensure that the goals for which the center was established are reached.
  • You are also expected to assess, counsel and offer advice to clients (children and their families).
  • To arrange appropriate care, resources or benefits for clients.
  • You will liaise with relatives, colleagues and other professionals to find appropriate interventions for clients.
  • You will work with various stakeholders within and outside of the communities to bring appropriate intervention to clients.
  • Required Skills or Experience

    In order to thrive in this role, you should bring :

  • Degree in Social Work, Sociology, Integrated Development Studies
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience in a social organization
  • Proficient knowledge of general IT systems and applications including MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Good organizational skills, friendly and approachable manner
  • High accuracy and quality focused mind-set
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to engage and liaise effectively with a range of stakeholders to build trusted relationships
  • Ability to prioritize a demanding workload, multi-tasking and to work autonomously
  • Curiosity and willingness to learn and develop
  • Deep knowledge of the phenomenon of street children
  • Cultural sensitivity skills : The ability to work alongside people with different cultural attitudes and behaviours
  • Ability to manage diversity in a socio-cultural context
  • Ability to reflect
  • Good at building relationship and bonding with children and family
  • Ability to establish and maintain relationships with other agencies and organizations in the communities to meet the needs of client(children and their families).
  • And, a passion for our Mission
  • Ability to speak any of these Northern languages Dagbani, Builsa, Gonja and Frafra, will be an advantage.
  • Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form