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Social Worker

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Project, program management
  • Experienced (senior worker)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Our client wishes to invite clients for the above role.
• Your application and CV/Resume must be uploaded in either PDF or Microsoft Word format and must include 2 work related references.

• Do not include your academic documents.


Responsibilities

  1. Contribute to the deinstitutionalisation of children and ensuring they are placed in family-based care.
  2. Support the team in identifying and planning interventions in institutions and families for deinstitutionalisation (placement, prevention of family breakdown or child abandonment and post-placement follow up).
  3. Support the team in identifying and planning and delivering interventions for deinstitutionalisation.
  4. Contribute to child and family assessment, case management and placement decision, preparation of children and families, and post-placement support
  5. Provide advice and guidance to support the development of the deinstitutionalisation model
  6. Together with the team, plan and document work plans and exit strategies in conjunction with the overall strategic aims and priorities of the organisation
  7. Together with the team, extract and document learning for the purposes of sharing this with other focused organisations and service providers.
  8. To deliver good outcomes for disabled children through taking referrals, completing timely assessments and implementing effective service plans that safeguard vulnerable children.
  9. To assess and promote the life chances of disabled children, including children in care their health, education and leisure needs.
  10. Undertake any other activity that contributes to the smooth running and development of the organisation.


General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Uganda
Area of work: Project, program management
Seniority: Experienced (senior worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 2 years
Required skills: Following care plans; Document and archive management; Operative planning; Child care; Project preparation and planning
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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