National Cancer Centre of Singapore Pte Ltd

Medical Social WOrker

Job Category:  Allied Health Professional
Posting Date:  03-Mar-2023

The National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS) is a leading national and regional tertiary cancer centre, attending to the majority of cancer cases in Singapore’s public healthcare sector. We offer world class oncology care by having the best talent, doing robust clinical and translational research and leading education efforts to improve cancer outcomes. Join us to build a meaningful career and offer patients hope for a cancer-free tomorrow.

About the Role
You will be working in the Department of Psychosocial Oncology providing psychosocial support, counselling and practical assistance to cancer patients and their families in a multi-disciplinary environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Handle case management, group work and conduct risk assessments to patients and their families in financial, emotional and health crisis 
  • Involve in social work  programmes and research projects

Job Requirements

  • Degree in social work or equivalent  from an accredited tertiary institution with at least 2 years of relevant working experience
  • A registered social worker (RSW) with the Singapore Association of Social Workers
  • Strong interpersonal skills with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player, meticulous, organized and able to multi-task efficiently