A Million Voices Job Vacancy: Registered Social Worker - Manila, Philippines

A Million Voices Philippines is a grass root organization that is looking for a Registered Social Worker for a full-time position in Manila, the Philippines. The organization has community based projects, and the position is primary linked to a scholarship program.


  • Conduct intake interviews and assessment before a child is enrolled into any program, as well as any meetings with parents, referring party, teachers and other concerned staff.
  • Make recommendations for children and/or families to be included in the scholarship program.
  • Make needs assessments and case studies for existing and new scholars, and update the case studies regularly.
  • Monitor the status of each scholar family included in the scholarship program and prepare necessary action plans upon need.
  • Make proper endorsement or referral to other agencies if services needed are beyond the service capacity of the organization.
  • Conduct individual/group counselling of the scholars and family members.
  • Conduct regular meetings with the scholar’s parents for updates, concerns and other issues.
  • Conduct home and school visitations.
  • Coordinate with teachers/school advisers, parents, colleagues and partners for the educational needs of the scholars.
  • Facilitate the health care needs of the scholars and coordinates with the doctor, nurses and hospital (includes medical records);.
  • Organize skills training and parenting sessions for the parents.
  • Organize the scholars to enhance their talents, self-confidence, leadership and team-building skills through training, seminars and activities.
  • Prepare social case study reports, monthly reports, DSWD filings, recordings and evaluations.
  • Registered/Licensed Social Worker.
  • Can be a newly graduate, but preferably with some years of experience.
  • Local resident in Metro Manila
  • No criminal record (NBI clearance to be submitted)
  • Proven work experience with children and youth in depressed communities.
  • Good English skills.
  • Skillful in organizing data, reports and proposals.
  • Computer literate.
  • Energetic, dynamic, gregarious and willing to learn.
  • Skills in leading people to work as a team and develop human resource.
  • This is a full-time employment vacancy.
  • We initially need to receive from you your application letter and resume with references.
  • If you are a possible candidate, we also need copy of your official ID, NBI Clearance, diploma and Professional license.
Position is with start-up as soon as possible, after passing the interview and reference and background checks.

Applicable candidates may send their COVER LETTER and RESUME WITH REFERENCES to: vacancy@amillionvoices.no. Addressed to Ms Larissa Tsuboi.
Kindly note that only eligible candidates will be contacted and that e-mails with no content or with missing attachments will not be considered. Also applications of applicants who do not have the needed qualifications will not be considered.

Closing Date: 31 December 2016