Senior Social Worker

Date Posted: April 20, 2021, 12:14 p.m.

Job Description

No of Positions: 4

V/NO. 4/2021

Gross Salary Scale:                                      Kshs. 122,000-202,004

Leave allowance:                                         As existing in the Commission

Annual Leave:                                               30 working days per financial year

Medical Cover:                                             As existing in the Commission

Terms of Service:                                         Permanent and Pensionable

 

Responsibilities

Coordinate all social work activities at the institution

Coordinating treatment planning and maintaining ongoing contact with outpatient providers for the continual care of

Actively participating in ongoing training as needed in order to meet all certification standards and credentialing

Provides advocacy and support for people with learning disabilities, the homeless, substance addicts, and foster-system

Providing mental health counseling to individuals, groups or families;

Develop departmental work

Conducting initial assessments of clients’ situation to determine needs and

Researching on appropriate public assistance resources for

Communicating with clients’ care

Providing crisis intervention as

Referring individuals to appropriate treatment centers, as

Ensuring that all case files, and other records, strictly comply with policies, regulations, and

Attends continuing education conferences, prepares and presents reports for conferences and

 

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Sociology, Social Work, Psychology, Mental Health, Public Health, Counseling, Anthropology, Nursing or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution

Be conversant with Public Health Act, Mental Health Act, Cap. 248 and other Health related Acts; and

Meet Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya

 

How To Apply

Please NOTE:

Applicants should provide all details requested in the advertisement. It is an offence to include incorrect information in the application. Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by the closure of the advert should not be included

Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.

Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification

Shortlisted candidates for the positions of Manager would be required to satisfy the requirement of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 by submitting a HELB Clearance Certificate, Tax compliance from KRA, Clearance from EACC and Police Clearance Certificate.

The National Police Service Commission is committed to availing equal  employment opportunities to all Kenyans. People with disabilities, the marginalized and the minorities are encouraged to apply.

Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews.

Applications should be addressed to:

 

The CS/ Chief Executive Officer

National Police Service Commission

SkyPark Building, Westlands

P.O. Box 47363-00100

NAIROBI 

 

Visit the National Police Service Commission on www.psckjobs.go.ke to apply today

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