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Youth Services Officer (Drug & Alcohol Service) (2 year contract)

Responsibilities

  • Deliver youth drug and alcohol awareness workshops / prorgramme in both English and Cantonese
  • Establish relationships and engage with youth participants inside and outside of programme
  • Assist in online learning materials delivery and managing social media account
  • Assist in workshop planning and programme evaluation
  • Coordinate student volunteers/interns
  • Assist in day-to-day team operations and perform ad hoc duties as needed

Requirements

  • Degree holder in Social Work, Social Science, Public Health or related disciplines
  • Excellent command of spoken and written in both Chinese and English
  • Experience in working with young people in various settings
  • Ability to deliver workshops and presentations in small or large scale settings
  • Previous experience with online education will be an advantage
  • Strong team player with the ability and confidence to work independently
  • Non-judgmental and empathetic, with the ability to relate to young people

Interested applicants should send covering letter and full resume with expected salary to Office Manager - Kelvin Chee. (kelvinchee@kely.org) Prospective employee should conduct Sexual Conviction Record Check before employment. KELY is an equal opportunity employer. All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purposes 

Mental Health and Wellbeing Officer (1 year renewable contract)

Responsibilities

  • Co-ordinate, and implement programme under one of KELY’s core focus areas – Mental Health & Wellbeing
  • Manage the planning, implementation, reporting, monitoring and evaluation process of programme impact, providing regular updates to all parties involved including Programme Manager
  • Manage, supervise and support team member in taking youth cases
  • Liaise with other mental health organisations / services to make necessary referrals of youth cases and continue building relationship for future collaborations
  • Support the team in providing programme specific on job training to internal staff
  • Support the team in responding and managing youth mental health crisis across KELY
  • Provide support in mental health and wellbeing programmes and other initiatives where needed
  • Support and participate in organisational wide events
  • Perform ad hoc duties as required

Requirements

  • Degree holder in Counselling, Social Work or related Allied Health discipline, a Master’s Degree in any of the above would be an advantage
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience in an NGO setting and experience in working with youth related projects including counselling, teacher or an equivalent
  • Understanding the local mental health system in Hong Kong would be an advantage. Existing knowledge in NGOs supporting the mental health of the youth
  • Leadership experience in project management would be preferable
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English and Cantonese
  • Experience in case management and delivery of training is a priority
  • Good presentation skills and ability to manage stakeholders with strong communication skills
  • Strong organisational and critical analysis skills

Interested applicants should send covering letter and full resume with expected salary to Office Manager - Kelvin Chee. (kelvinchee@kely.org) Prospective employee should conduct Sexual Conviction Record Check before employment. KELY is an equal opportunity employer. All information provided will only be used for recruitment related purposes 

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