KEC/H042/21 Assistant Social Work Officer, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 4/5/2021

Job Title: Assistant Social Work Officer

Staff Group: Allied Health

Reference Number: KEC/H042/21

Job Type: Contract Full-time

Location: Kowloon East Cluster-Haven Of Hope Hospital

Description: Office: Medical Social Work Department, Haven of Hope Hospital Pay: HK$35,985 to HK$79,606 per month (including Monthly Allowance) [HGPS Pt 16-33] (Please see Remarks 2) Key Responsibilities: 1. Provide psycho-social assessment and intervention. 2. Process discharge planning and post-discharge follow up. 3. Render counselling service for needy patients and their families. 4. Render multi-disciplinary patient service. 5. Organize group work and mass programmes for patients and carers. 6. 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 Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination, 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.

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