KCC2102025 Contract Part-time Assistant Social Work Officer, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 11/2/2021

Job Title: Contract Part-time Assistant Social Work Officer

Staff Group: Allied Health

Reference Number: KCC2102025

Job Type: Contract Part-time

Location: Kowloon Central Cluster

Description: Rank : Assistant Social Work Officer Office : Department of Medical Social Services, Kowloon Central Cluster Pay : HK$ 35,985 to HK$ 79,606 (HGPS Point 1 6 to 33 ) per month including Monthly Allowance (To be pro-rated based on the total package and work pattern for a full-time Assistant Social Work Officer depending on the work hours) Key Responsibilities : 1. Provide psycho-social assessment and intervention. 2. Process pre-admission and discharge planning. 3. Render multi-disciplinary patient service. 4. Develop volunteer services and run mass programmes for the hospital. 5. Any job-related duties assigned by senior. Entry Requirements : 1. (a) A degree in Social Work from a local university, or equivalent. OR (b) A degree from a local university, or equivalent and have successfully completed a one-year post-graduate course in Social Work at a local university, or equivalent. OR © A degree from a local university, or equivalent and have successfully completed a two-year post-graduate course in Social Work or possess a Master’s degree in Social Work from a local university, or equivalent. 2. Registration with and a valid registration certificate issued by the Hong Kong Social Workers Registration Board. 3. (a) Grade E in English Language (Syllabus B) and Chinese Language in the HKCEE or equivalent. OR (b) Level 2 in English Language and Chinese Language in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education, or equivalent. 4. Fluency in written English and Chinese as well as spoken English and Cantonese. Preferred Attributes / Exposure: 1. Proficient in interpersonal and communication skills. 2. Strong drive to help and utilize various social work approaches in patient care. 3. Social work therapy skills. 4. Empathy. 5. Commitment to patient care. 6. Leadership. Remarks Appointment will be on contract terms for up to a period of 1 - 3 year(s). Up to 15% of total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon satisfactory completion of contract. Working hour is up to 19.5 hours per week. The exact working hour pattern is negotiable. Selected candidate would be posted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital or Kwong Wah Hospital and may be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. May be required to work irregular hours as well as to stand by for emergency duties. The renewal / extension of appointment will be subject to service needs, availability of funding and job performance. Please submit application on-line on or before 24 February 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 3506 8725.

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