Prison Support Services (Kids In Play Programme)


356 Tanglin Rd, Singapore 247674

Job Responsibilities

Community Work:

  • Collate and analyse community needs.
  • Assess and bridge the gap between stakeholders and beneficiaries.
  • Work with various stakeholders in the community to achieve the vision.

Group Work:

  • Facilitate caregiver support groups.
  • Plan and execute parent training, and other workshops.

Programme Planning:

  • Plan and execute activities for children and teens registered in programme.
  • Facilitate support groups for adolescent and teenage beneficiaries.
  • Plan and execute sessions held for persons who are incarcerated in prisons who are parents of beneficiaries.

Casework Management:

  • Intake, information and referral.
  • Casework, counselling and home visits as part of intervention plan.
  • Conduct crisis intervention and recommend relevant intervention strategies. This includes meeting inmates inside prisons for the purpose of intervention work.
  • Keep and maintain up-to-date reports, statistics, records, and case reviews.

Volunteer Training:

  • Recruit and train volunteers for programmes as required.

Prison Playroom:

  • Registration of children in Prison Playrooms
  • Manage and maintain Playroom in good condition
  • Build rapport with visiting children and their caregivers
  • Provide information on The Salvation Army outreach programme to children of incarcerated persons

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree or Graduate Diploma in Social Work.
  • 2 years of Social Work experience in Family or Community area.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Independent with good initiative.
  • Enjoys working with children and families.
  • Experience in research is an advantage.
  • Singaporean only.

Please email your detailed resume and expected salary to and state the job title in the subject header of the email.

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